admin August 16, 2012 0

Building Resilience in Western Tanzania: Helping human and natural communities adapt to climate change and improve their health – slide presentation

Western Tanzania has a population, health and environment project that proves to be a valuable lesson in holistic climate change (CC) adaptation action. Kristen Patterson of The Nature Conservancy stressed the importance of undergirding EBA/CBA programs with sound science in her presentation. This involves a two-pronged vulnerability assessment including climate impacts and robustness of CC adaptation strategies that stress local governance functionality.