SEARCH, Increasing Local Community Resilience in the MENA Region

SEARCH is a three year regional project working in five countries (Egypt, Morocco, Jordan, Palestine and Lebanon), funded by the European Union, to develop and pilot a resilience framework for local action planning capacities and methodologies to increase climate change resilience through joint learning, planning and testing by stakeholders through demonstration sites.

Participatory Video for Research CASE STUDY - Himalayan Resource Management

The Natural Resource Management in the Mountain Regions of Asia Project aimed to identify the key research requirements for natural resource management to support existing policies for sustainable integrated mountain development in the Karakoram-Hindu Kush-Himalayan region.

InsightShare used Participatory Video techniques to enable local communities, NGO’s and grassroots organisations to communicate their views and ideas themselves, directly to scientists, senior policy-makers and donors.

Participatory Video for Monitoring & Evaluation CASE STUDY: Community-Based Adaptation in Africa

Community Based Adaptation Africa used participatory video and monitoring and evaluation (PV M&E) to enable the community in Dumba village to record the impacts of climate change and the local adaptation knowledge using their own words and voices.

Population growth and climate change explained by Hans Rosling

Let me show you the world, says Swedish academic Hans Rosling as he demonstrates the dynamics of population growth, child mortality and carbon dioxide emissions. The challenge for the world is to get everyone out of extreme poverty and get the richest people to use less fossil fuels so that everyone can share their energy levels, he says.

Claire Provost of The Guardian interviewed Hans Rosling about his use of and insights on global statistics.