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The evidence is hardening that climate change presents a clear and present danger, rather than one which is uncertain and distant. At the same time, the UN climate talks roam around the world. In the run up to Doha, Simon Maxwell and I examine two options for responding to this worrying lack of progress.
Sam Bickersteth, Chief Executive, CDKN
Lessons from the IPCC SREX report
CDKN has launched Managing Climate Extremes and Disasters: Lessons from the IPCC SREX Report written for professionals in the water, agriculture, health and ecosystem conservation sectors.
We are causing our crazy weather – so now what?
CDKN's Tom Mitchell explores the implications of recent improvements in climate modelling for linking weather events to climate change.

Updated version of climate planning users’ guide launches this week
The new and improved Climate Planning website enables planners and decision makers to decide which tools are most appropriate to their work and local circumstances.

A holistic approach vital for managing issues of food, wealth and the environment
We explore the growing need for policy makers to balance trade-offs among food security, poverty, climate change and sustainable development within Vietnam.

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