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Gates Foundation Feb 23
Let’s talk about beans! These superhero legumes are fighting climate villains, so they can help: ❤️Your health, with protein, iron and complex carbs 💰Your income, with a cheap path to healthy eating 🌍Your planet, by naturally enriching soils with nitrogen
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AdaptOurWorld Feb 24
"As climate change bites, local farmers are learning to adapt to the impacts of wilder weather by working with nature, from restoring wetlands to planting trees and growing hardy rice varieties" See how farmers in Colombia are working to :
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José Antonio Meade🇲🇽 11h
The presided by Ban Ki-moon will have its first board meeting tomorrow. It’s great news that the , , and are all contributing to the adaptation agenda. We all need to step up our adaptation efforts. .
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World Resources Inst Feb 24
Choosing between adaptation and mitigation is a false choice — we must do both. The good news is: there are lots of solutions hat achieve both simultaneously. Learn more ➡️ via
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CGIAR Feb 23
is putting one of the world’s most popular foods, beans, at risk. 📈Soaring temps & droughts could shrink bean-growing areas by 50% by 2050. Thankfully, scientists have found beans with superpowers that can help. Watch this short video to see how.
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CGIAR 12h
For millions of people around the world, are a delicious, & affordable part of their daily diet. Our researchers have found a bean with superpowers! Learn more:
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AdaptOurWorld Feb 25
"If we worked out how to save the Pacific Islands from rising sea levels this year, then we might find a way to save Rotterdam in another five years." + on the world in 2050 if we get things right.
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AdaptOurWorld 7h
"Now more than ever, has to respond to the warming world around it." We're always interested in learning how designers & builders are coming up with new climate solutions. Via -
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aWhere 13h
aWhere is on the 's list of 21 Projects Democratizing Data for Farmers! Contact us at BeaWhere@awhere.com to get more information on how you can reach farmers with dynamic agronomic and weather messages! now to
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Coalition for Urban Transitions 13h
and are just two of the coastal cities already dealing with sea level rise. Here's what they can teach other communities and governments about adapting to climate change. Via -
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AdaptOurWorld 16h
What are 4 things to know about the global challenge? First 💰, it's a good investment! Investing $1.8 trillion in adaptation from 2020 to 2030 could generate $7.1 trillion in net benefits. Learn 2, 3 and 4 in this blog:
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Coalition for Urban Transitions Feb 21
For , adapting to climate change doesn't just mean building more things. Good climate adaptation means including and engaging poor and marginalized communities. More from & Sheela Patel of -
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AdaptOurWorld 13h
is a regional leader in sustainable practices. Half the population lives in rural areas, depending on small family farms. Working with nature actually helps families grow their livelihoods & build climate resilience:
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Ronja Feb 21
Why we need to act on climate change NOW
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Petra Schmitter Feb 25
Can productivity improvements save us from global water scarcity? organize a two day brainstorm among experts to tackle challenges and identify incentives for change.
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CGIAR Nutrition Feb 20
Hot & dry conditions are threatening bean-growing areas around the globe. This matters. Beans are good for people & the 🌎. They help poor farmers earn income while providing all of us with healthy, sustainable food. Here’s how beans can adapt to .
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Petra Schmitter Feb 25
We need to define input and output along value chains when we talk about improving productivity, says
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AdaptOurWorld Feb 25
880 million people live in informal neighborhoods that lack basic services, and are very vulnerable to climate change. Cities need to proactively engage these communities in climate solutions. Learn more: via
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World Bank Climate Feb 23
Adaptation & development are inextricably linked and reciprocal: good adaptation = good development. Find out how the World Bank Group is committed to boosting support for climate adaptation & resilience:
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Global Center on Adaptation 19h
Kids in India are learning to read the weather and help their dry village
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