CYCCP Information Sources



Resources on Climate Change Processes, Causes, Mitigation  and Adaptation Responses


Discovering Fossils: Fossil Fuels: http://www.discoveringfossils.co.uk/fossilfuels.htm

NASA: Climate Change: http://climate.nasa.gov/causes/


San Diego State University: Vulcano and climate http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/how_volcanoes_work/climate_effects.html


Tuft University - Caribbean and Climate Change:

http://ase.tufts.edu/gdae/caribbeanclimate.html


That Thing - Global Warming and Climate Change:

http://www.explainthatstuff.com/globalwarmingforkids.html 


Aussie School House - Teachers on the Web, Climate Change:

http://www.teachers.ash.org.au/jmresources/climate/change.htm


Climate Change:

IPCC website: www.ipcc.ch

UNFCCC website: http://unfccc.int/

Australian Government Department of Climate Change: http://www.climatechange.gov.au/

Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research: http://www.tyndall.ac.uk/

UK Climate Impacts Programme: http://www.ukcip.org.uk/

Stockholm Environment Institute: http://www.sei.se/


Climate Change Adaptation:

UNFCC on adaptation http://unfccc.int/adaptation/items/4159.php

CSIRO Climate Adaptation Flagship: http://www.csiro.au/org/ClimateAdaptationFlagship.html

Resilience Alliance: http://www.resalliance.org/

WikiADAPT: http://wikiadapt.org/index.php?title=Main_Page

WeADAPT: http://www.weadapt.org/

Eldis page on adaptation: http://www.eldis.org/go/topics/dossiers/climate-change-adaptation

Community based adaptation exchange – Eldis: http://community.eldis.org/.59b70e3d/

AusAid webpage on adaptation: http://www.ausaid.gov.au/keyaid/adaptation.cfm

World Bank webpage on adaptation: http://beta.worldbank.org/overview/climate-change-adaptation

OECD work on adaptation: http://www.oecd.org/env/cc/adaptation


CARICOM: Approach to Climate Change Adaptation/ Mitigation: (Downloads)

Guyana in its Low Carbon Development Strategy

Climate Change in the Caribbean

Caribbean Climate Change Response

Climate Change Mitigation: What do we do?

Caribbean Climate Change Mitigation Efforts

 

Other Climate Change Made Simple links:

Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) input into the Assembly Document

Tread Lightly  http://treadlightly.tigweb.org/?gclid=COar2O3SmqcCFYpN2god4R03eQ

UNEP- Climate Change   www.unep.org/climatechange

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change –IPCC   http://www.ipcc.ch/

Understand Climate Change   http://www.ourfutureplanet.org/topic-climate-change

Facts about Climate Change   www.thegreatwarming.com/pdf/ClimateChangeFactSheet.pdf

Handbook on Climate Change for Caribbean Journalists   http://www.chogm2009.org/home/node/162

Global Warming Facts for Kids   http://www.ehow.com/facts_4855492_global-warming-kids.html

Climate Change Glossary   http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/glossary.html 

Climate Change for Kids   http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/kids/index.html



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