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Lessons learned from the Peace Centers for Climate and Social Resilience: An assessment in Borana Zone, Oromia National Regional State, EthiopiaUnited States Agency for International Development, 2017Funded by USAID and implemented by the College of Law of Haramaya University, the Peace Centers for Climate and Social Resilience (PCCSR) project seeks to address community vulnerabilities to climate change and improve communities’ capacity for conflict prevention, mitigation and resolution.DocumentUnited Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 2017The report contains practical information as well as moving testimonies as to how Syrian refugees have taken action, with UNHCR and partner support, to empower themselves and promote gender equality.DocumentNoragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2017This report is an output of the project ‘Man and forests – an evaluation of management strategies for reduced deforestation (Mana_Forest)’, led by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Norway, in partnership with Fundação Amazonas Sustentável, Brazil; Makerere University, Uganda; Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania; the University of Oslo, Norway and the Woods Hole ResearchDocument
Sustainable water management for resilience to climate change impact on society in South Africa (SUWAM)SINTEF, 2017The report presents the key findings from the project Sustainable water management for resilience to climate change impact on society in South Africa. The project was carried out as a collaboration between SINTEF and Stellenbosch University, with Hessequa Municipality as a partner.OrganisationDocumentNorwegian University of Science and Technology, 2016The main objective of this study was to quantify the impacts of climate change on hydropower resources in East Africa thereby providing a basis for integrating the impact of Climate Change in hydropower development in the region.DocumentNorwegian Refugee Council, 2016Norwegian Refugee Council's country programme in Central African Republic was re-established in 2014. Wedo work in advocacy, education, food security, shelter,information and legal counselling, and water and sanitationactivities. Our country programme in CAR was re-established in 2014.Document
An introductory guide to understanding and claiming housing, land and property restitution rights in Myanmar: questions and answersNorwegian Refugee Council, 2017Restitution means the process of returning to one’s home after displacement and achieving the recovery of one’s land.Document
A framework for resolving displacement in Myanmar: the United Nations "Pinheiro Principles" on housing and property restitution for refugees and displaced personsNorwegian Refugee Council, 2017Housing, land and property (HLP) restitution rights are essential elements to peace and reconciliation efforts aiming to fairly and sustainably overcoming situations of forced displacement.Document
Restitution in Myanmar: building lasting peace, national rconciliation and economic prosperity through a comprehensive housing, land and property restitution programmeNorwegian Refugee Council, 2017The question of housing, land and property (HLP) restitution has received increased attention over the past several years throughout Myanmar as the country continues to consolidate recent democratic gains and political reforms.