IMPROVED ADAPTIVE CAPACITY TO CLIMATE CHANGE FOR SUSTAINABLE LIVELIHOODS IN THE AGRICULTURAL SECTORS – THE CASE OF THE HIGH BARIND TRACT : FINAL SYNTHESIS REPORT

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In Bangladesh the High Barind Tract (HBT) of north-west Rajshahi division is different from other parts of the country due to its undulating topography having compact and low fertile soils. The region experienced high temperature with limited soil moisture storage along with low and erratic rainfall. Moreover no river/water bodies are present within the HBT… Read More

Dynamics of the Sundarbans Mangroves in Bangladesh Under Climate Change

Mangroves provide a range of ecosystem services ranging from mitigation of global climate change by carbon capture to the sustenance of local communities whose livelihood depends upon mangrove forest products. A hybrid model is used to analyse and project the spatial distribution of mangrove species assemblages with results showing that the distribution will alter substantially.. Read More

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Non-economic losses from climate change: opportunities for policy-oriented research

The concept of non-economic losses (NELs) has recently emerged in the context of negotiations on loss and damage under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). NELs are losses of values that are not commonly traded in markets but bear high relevance for those affected. Examples include loss of life, biodiversity and cultural.. Read More