Collaboration with Chinese Government and WWF identifies best practice for drought management

Posted on 5th February 2013

Paul Sayers is working with the Chinese Government and WWF to identify world best practice for risk-based drought planning and management. He will present findings at the Asian Water Week 2013 to be held on 13-15 March in Manila, Phillipines.

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Effects of drought in the Amazon persist years later

Posted on 28th January 2013

An area of the Amazon rainforest three times the size of the United kingdom was strongly affected by a drought that began in 2005, says a NASA-led team that includes researchers from Oxford.

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Oxford contributes to World Bank report on climate change adaptation in Arab countries

Posted on 18th January 2013

Dr Rachael McDonnell provided input to a comprehensive World Bank report ‘Adaptation to a Changing Climate in the Arab Countries’, which was launched at the COP 18 climate change conference in Doha, Qatar.

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