This project explores how to use multi-model ensembles to inform climate change management. CO-MICC – Supporting risk assessment and adaptation at multiple spatial scales: CO-development of Methods to utilize uncertain multi-model based Information on freshwater-related hazards of Climate Change More
'Risk-layering' strategies to reduce, retain and transfer disaster risk not only protect productive assets and lives, but implemented appropriately, could yield a number of additional benefits that could enhance wellbeing and resilience. Yet, conventional static macroeconomic models are not capable of analysing how alternative fiscal resource allocations to risk-layering options may affect developing countries’ growth trajectories under the impact of climate change. More
The research and development project analyzes up scaling options for water and land management practices for the resilient and sustainable intensification of agricultural production and food systems in the extended Lake Victoria Basin. More
A ground-breaking study into sustainable solutions to jointly meet water, energy and land demands at the global level, and also zooming into two large transboundary basins facing multiple development and environmental challenges: The Zambezi and the Indus. More
The Worldwide Fund for Nature South Africa (WWF-SA) has commissioned IIASA to assess pathways towards large-scale, sustainable aviation biofuel deployment in Sub-Saharan Africa. More
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IIASA researcher @PGreveHydroClim led new research to develop a framework to support #policy decisions on #water management and access, published in @naturesustainab. Read more on our website https://t.co/enwshN7vrJ #watermanagement #SDGs pic.twitter.com/m5ShtPSaWs— IIASA (@IIASAVienna) September 14, 2018
Donde, O.O., Atoni, E., Muia, A.W., & Yillia, P. (2021). COVID-19 pandemic: Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) as a critical control measure remains a major challenge in low-income countries. Water Research 191, e116793. 10.1016/j.watres.2020.116793.
Pokhrel, Y., Felfelani, F., Satoh, Y., Boulange, J., Burek, P. , Gädeke, A., Gerten, D., Gosling, S.N., et al. (2021). Global terrestrial water storage and drought severity under climate change. Nature Climate Change 10.1038/s41558-020-00972-w. (In Press)
Dorninger, C., Hornborg, A., Abson, D.J., von Wehrden, H., Schaffartzik, A., Giljum, S., Engler, J.-O., Feller, R.L., et al. (2021). Global patterns of ecologically unequal exchange: Implications for sustainability in the 21st century. Ecological Economics 179, e106824. 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2020.106824.
Tian, Z., Ji, Y., Xu, H., Qiu, H., Sun, L., Zhong, H., & Liu, J. (2021). The potential contribution of growing rapeseed in winter fallow fields across Yangtze River Basin to energy and food security in China. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 164, e105159. 10.1016/j.resconrec.2020.105159.
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