Adaptation to climate change - Photo: P. Casier (CGIAR)
Photo: P. Casier (CGIAR)

Adaptation to climate change

Adaptation is increasingly important as we experience the negative effects of climate change around the world.  Switzer Fellows have been at the forefront of thinking about adaptation strategies for over a decade.

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Putting Adaptation on the Agenda

What started as an offhand remark by Lara Hansen (1995) to a funder, about how to use some leftover money from a grant, has become the largest national conference on adaptation to climate change. Actually, it is the only national conference on the topic, which is surprising given adaptation’s importance to humans in coming decades and centuries.Read more >

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