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2021

This publication reviews a century of observations and multi-scale, multi-proxy research evidence that details widespread changes in forested landscapes and wildfire regimes since the influx of European colonists. Forest landscapes across western North

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2021

This report summarizes an online four-day Training of Trainers (ToT) session in June that aimed to build capacity of border officials to address disaster displacement situations. The ToT is the 2nd phase of training which follows the first virtual

Caribbean Community Secretariat Organization of Eastern Caribbean States
CCRIF SPC is pleased to announce that its member governments have renewed their parametric insurance coverage for tropical cyclones, excess rainfall, earthquakes.
Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility, the
2021

This desk study was undertaken to better understand disability inclusion gaps in DRM and CR in Antigua and Barbuda; Belize; Dominica; Grenada; Guyana; Jamaica; St Lucia; St Vincent and the Grenadines; and Suriname;  and to propose a series of

World Bank, the Government of Canada Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the
The programme uses fast-paying parametric hurricane insurance to enable reef restoration, bringing benefits to local communities and resilience to their economies.
AXA Group
If greenhouse gas emissions continue as they are, the average temperature in South America could rise by 4°C – bringing with it more floods and wildfires
Open Access Government
“Record-shattering” extremes – which break weather records by large margins – will become more likely as a result of climate change.
Carbon Brief
Smoke from wildfires in the western U.S. and Canada is blanketing much of the continent. Experts say the phenomenon is becoming more common.
PhysOrg, Omicron Technology Ltd
2021

Esta publicación presenta un conjunto de experiencias recientes de ministerios de finanzas de la región de América Latina y el Caribe en tres áreas de intervención donde convergen los temas de cambio climático y las responsabilidades de estos ministerios

Inter-American Development Bank
2021

The GEOGLAM Crop Monitor for Early Warning (CM4EW) is an international and transparent multi-source, consensus assessment of the crop growing conditions, status, and agro-climatic conditions that are likely to impact global production. The CM4EW reports

Group on Earth Observations Global Agricultural Monitoring Initiative