AdaptNet (ISSN: 1836-2478) is RMIT University Global Cities Research Institute’s Climate Change Adaptation Program network focused on urban climate change adaptation. It is produced in partnership with Nautilus Institute. This decentralized network creates a set of common knowledge and reference points for participants in the network; it offers information, analysis, and methodology to undertake urban climate change adaptive policy research and analysis. AdaptNet highlights best practice and demonstration projects.  It focuses on cities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, but acknowledges the global network of cities.


AdaptNet Editor: Saleem Janjua, Email: adaptnet@rmit.edu.au

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AdaptNet for 14 April 2015

1. Applied Studies in Climate Change Adaptation
2. Challenges of Urban Resilience in India
3. Strategic Flood Risk Management
4. Climate Change – Calculating the Cost of River Floods
5. Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030
6. International Asian Urbanization Conference – Indonesia

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AdaptNet for 31 March 2015

1. Climate Change, Extreme Heat and Bushfires in WA
2. Climate Compatible Development – India
3. Adaptation to Climate Change in British Local Government
4. Human Cost of Natural Disasters: A Global Perspective
5. Australia and Climate Change Negotiations
6. NCCARF Climate Adaptation Conference 2016

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AdaptNet for 17 March 2015

1. Conflict-sensitive Urban Responses to Climate Change
2. Urban Resilience: Critical Lessons and Insights
3. Assessing Urban Security in the Digital Age
4. Health Impacts of Climate Change in Urban Planning
5. Global Risks Report 2015
6. International Course on Adaptation and Mitigation – India

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AdaptNet for 3 March 2015

1. People-place Relations and Climate Change

2. Climate-related Flood Risks in the Pearl River Delta

3. Livelihood Resilience in the Face of Climate Change

4. A Decade of Disaster Risk Management in India

5. Using UGI to Mitigate Excess Urban Heat: A Framework

6. Disaster and Emergency Management Conference

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AdaptNet for 2 December 2014

This is the last issue for 2014. AdaptNet will resume on Tuesday, 10 February 2015. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest and support throughout 2014. You are one of over 1400 subscribers to AdaptNet in fifty different countries. We would appreciate your feedback on how AdaptNet is currently being used and how it might be improved in future. Please send comments to us by hitting ‘reply’.

1. Social Representation Theory and Climate Change
2. Climate Change Adaptation Study in Indian Context
3. Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States
4. Comparative Analysis of Surface UHI – Australia
5. Strategies for Improving Adaptation Practice in Developing Countries
6. International Conference – Climate Change Innovation and Resilience

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AdaptNet for 4 November 2014

1. Climate Scenarios for Australia
2. Indian Climate and Human Behavior
3. Climate Change Adaptation – New York City
4. Analysis – Surface Urban Heat Island Effect
5. Climate Change-Induced Rainfall Trends
6. National Research Conference on Climate Change

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AdaptNet for 21 October 2014

1. Extreme Heat Events in Australia 1844-2010
2. SDGs and Climate Compatible Development
3. Better Growth Better Climate – Climate Economy Report
4. Wicked Problems in Climate Change Decision-making in Australia
5. The Backward Evolution of Sea-Level Rise Policy in Australia
6. UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction-2015

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AdaptNet for 7 October 2014

1. Migration and Climate Change in Oceania
2. Climate Change and Key Sectors in Nepal
3. U.S. Hurricane Storm Surge and Sea-level Rise Vulnerability
4. Fundamental Attributes of a Resilient City
5. Living on Climate-Changed Country – Australia
6. International Conference on Climate Change and Global Warming

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AdaptNet for 23 September 2014

1. Observations of Australia’s Climate – Summary
2. Climate Change and Human Behaviour
3. Climate Change in New York City
4. Lessons from Australia’s 2010-2011 Floods
5. Urban Water Supply under Climate Change
6. Environment and Natural Resources International Conference

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AdaptNet for 9 September 2014

1. Surface Urban Heat Island Effect in Central Sydney
2. Neonates in Ahmedabad, India, During the 2010 Heat Wave
3. Economic Impact Assessment, Climate Change & Key Sectors
4. Technologies: Climate Change Adaptation
5. Heatwave Preparedness and Health Promotion – A Guide
6. 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference

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