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  • Climate Change Handbook for Regional Water Planning

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    Developed cooperatively by DWR, The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Resources Legacy Fund, and The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Climate Change Handbook for Regional Water Planning provides a framework for considering climate change in water management planning. Key decision considerations, resources, tools, and decision options are presented that will […]

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    Colombia Under Water

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    The Colombian government needs to step up and assume the challenges of climate change. Not only because they have a responsibility with their citizens who are facing rougher rainy seasons every passing year, but also because of the responsibility they have to the rest of the planet and future generations as guardians of part of the Amazon basin.

  • UN-Water Annual Report 2010

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    The 2010 UN-Water Annual Report is now available to download. The report contains information on all of UN-Waters activities in 2010, along with updates on it’s pubilcations, programmes, task forces and thematic priority areas. [issuu width=420 height=297 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=111201124526-22f848ed57d44faeb7a20d99e13f739f name=unw_annual_report_2010 username=futurechallenges tag=climate%20change unit=px id=e5ade81c-7f01-4084-3201-3fbd3a2f3e1b v=2] The material available via this […]

  • Climate Change and the Global Water Crisis: What Businesses Need to Know and Do

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    Virtually every business decision is also a decision about the use of natural resources. This paper describes how global warming is affecting water and energy resources, and the challenges and opportunities this presents globally. [issuu width=420 height=272 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=111110104912-5def780e0d72439b9965cb2f279c32bb name=ungc-pi_climate-water_whitepaper_final username=futurechallenges tag=climate%20change unit=px id=da9a9ea6-d82e-d04b-3be1-45a8cd59d125 v=2]