ACSAD | ESCWA
2014 ACSAD et al
The Action Plan
The Arab Strategy for Water Security in the Arab RegionMeeting the Future Challenges and Needs of Sustainable
Development (2010 - 2030)
In January 2012, the Arab Ministerial Water Council was mandated to prepare an action plan to implement the Arab Strategy for Water Security. The Action Plan is a guide that establishes a series of activities required in order for the Strategy to be successful. The Action Plan’s purpose is to concretise the strategy vision, and to serve as a road map towards realising that vision
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water | climate | cooperation
2015 ACSAD, GIZ and ESCWA
Regional Initiative for the Assessment of the Impact of
Climate Change on Water Resources and Socio-Economic
Vulnerability in the Arab Region (RICCAR)
This training manual details the methodology developed to conduct an integrated vulnerability assessment for the Arab region within the framework of RICCAR. The manual provides practical step by step guidance for understanding the various components of preparing a vulnerability assessment through the use of RCM (Regional Climate Model) and RHM (Regional Hydrological Model) outputs, as well as geospatial and statistical tools.
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Keywords of SDG:
adaptive capacity | data | knowledge sharing
2014 ACSAD, Jnad I. and Prinz, D
Rainwater Harvesting in the Arab Region
Proceedings of the Regional ACSAD Conference ‘Rainwater Harvesting as an Option for Adaptation to Climate Change in Arab Region’, 20 – 22 May 2013 in Beirut, Lebanon.
Brochure plus accompanying CD to assist national institutions and local decision makers and communities in the region to make better use of rainwater harvesting in order to create synergies between conservation of natural resources, landscape management and human well-being and to be better prepared for counteracting the grave impacts of Climate Change in the Arab region.
Keywords of SDG:
agriculture | knowledge-sharing | policy