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Understanding Climate Change Issue 4 - Addressing Climate Change Part 1.pdf

Addressing Climate Change

In addressing climate change, actions are generally grouped under two broad headings - Mitigation and Adaptation.

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Understanding Climate Change Issue 5 - Addressing Climate Change Part 2.pdf

Addressing Climate Change (Part 2)

In the previous article, we discussed the general approaches to addressing climate change and learnt that actions are grouped under two broad headings - Mitigation and Adaptation. This week we will continue to explore such actions and learn more about the global and local framework for addressing climate change.

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Understanding_Climate_Change_Issue_3.pdf

Climate Change Projections

This week we will discuss the climatic changes that are projected to occur by the end of the century, and the impacts that these changes may have on Guyana.

pdf Guyana builds LCDS thrust in New York Popular

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Guyana builds LCDS thrust in New York

Guyana last week continued to garner support for its Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS) at several key events in New York.

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Guyana's Low Carbon Development Strategy (Part 1)

In the previous article, we discussed the global and local frameworks for addressing climate change. This week we will discuss Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS) - one of the biggest steps taken in Guyana to address climate change and promote national development.

pdf Guyana’s LCDS – Involving All Guyanese in the Low Carbon Transition

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Guyana’s LCDS – Involving All Guyanese in the Low Carbon Transition

In previous articles, we examined key elements related to Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS). This week we will continue to explore the LCDS and examine actions taken to involve stakeholders in the development and implementation of the strategy.

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Understanding Climate Change Issue 7 - Guyana's Low Carbon Development Strategy.pdf

Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy (Part 2)

This week we will continue to explore the LCDS and the major projects that are being implemented.

pdf Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy -The Norway MOU Popular

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Understanding_Climate_Change_Issue_8_-_Guyanas_Low_Carbon_Development_Strategy_-_The_Norway_MOU.pdf

Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy -The Norway MOU

This week we will examine one of the main partnerships that Guyana has entered into to support the implementation of the LCDS - the Guyana and Norway partnership.

pdf Scientific Studies On Climate Change - New Findings And Initiatives

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Scientific Studies On Climate Change - New Findings And Initiatives

This week we will explore the latest findings from the newly released scientific studies on climate change and examine studies that are being done in Guyana.

pdf The Impacts of Climate Change Popular

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Understanding_Climate_Change_Issue_2.pdf

The Impacts of Climate Change

This week we will look at how changes impact Guyana and the rest of the world.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Popular

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Understanding_Climate_Change_Issue_1.pdf

Understanding Climate Change

This article series by the Office of Climate Change (OCC) is designed to share information on climate change and the Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS).

pdf Understanding Climate Change Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 2: Impacts of Future Climate Change Popular

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Understanding Climate Change Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 2: Impacts of Future Climate Change

This week we will discuss the climatic changes that are projected to occur over the next century if action is not taken, and the impacts that these changes will have on Guyana and the rest of the world.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 1 - Background on Climate Change Popular

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Understanding Climate Change Part 1 - Background on Climate Change

Climate Change is one of the most important issues facing the planet today. Most of us would have learned that the climate worldwide is currently changing and that the last two decades have been the warmest 20 year period in the entire global instrumental temperature record, starting in the mid- 19th century.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 1-Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 1: Observed climate change Popular

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Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large.pdf

Understanding Climate Change Part 1-Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 1: Observed climate change

It is with pleasure that i introduce the first volume of our newsletter "Focus on the LCDS".

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 10 - Low Carbon Development Popular

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Part 10 Low Carbon Development.pdf

Understanding Climate Change Part 10 - Low Carbon Development

This week we continue to explore low carbon development focusing on developing countries including Guyana.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 11 - Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy: Priority Areas for Implementation Popular

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Part 11 Guyana's LCDS -Priority areas for implementation.pdf

Understanding Climate Change Part 11 - Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy: Priority Areas for Implementation

This week’s article will focus on the third draft of the LCDS, and the priority areas for implementation over the next two years.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 12 - Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy: Priority Areas for Implementation The Amaila Falls Hydropower Development Popular

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Part 12 Amaila Hydropower development.pdf

Understanding Climate Change Part 12 - Guyana’s Low Carbon Development Strategy: Priority Areas for Implementation The Amaila Falls Hydropower Development

This week we will discuss a major priority - the Amaila Falls Hydropower development.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 2 - Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 1: Observed climate change Popular

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Part 2 Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large.pdf

Understanding Climate Change Part 2 - Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 1: Observed climate change

This week we will look at the changes in climate that have been observed over the last century, and the impacts of these changes on Guyana and the rest of the world.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 3 - Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 2: Impacts of Future Climate Change

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Part 3 Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large.pdf

Understanding Climate Change Part 3 - Impacts of Climate Change on Guyana and the World at large Part 2: Impacts of Future Climate Change

This week we will discuss the climatic changes that are projected to occur over the next century if action is not taken, and the impacts that these changes will have on Guyana and the rest of the world.

pdf Understanding Climate Change Part 4 - Approaches to addressing climate change Popular

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Part 4 Approaches to addressing climate change.pdf

Understanding Climate Change Part 4 - Approaches to addressing climate change

Some of the key approaches to addressing climate change are discussed in this article.