|WEST AFRICA REGIONAL DIAGNOSTIC STUDY REPORT SUMMARY||
ASSAR’s Regional Diagnostic Study phase, completed in March 2016, took stock of the current state of knowledge on the extant and emergent climatic and non climatic risks in Africa and India.
|West Africa RDS short summary in BN format.pdf|
|How can climate change adaptation in the semi-arid regions of West Africa be more effective and widespread? Evidence from Ghana and Mali||
ASSAR is a research project being undertaken in the semi-arid regions of Africa and Asia, examining the dynamics and drivers of vulnerability, while exploring ways to enhance the resilience of people, local organisations and governments.
|WA Brief #2.pdf|
|Planning for Climate Change in the Dryland Areas of West Africa||
The semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas of West Africa experience strong inter-annual and inter-decadal climate variability.
|WA Brief #1.pdf|
|Using Transformative Scenario Planning to think critically about the future of agriculture and food security in the Upper West Region of Ghana AN OVERVIEW||
In West Africa, ASSAR works in the semi-arid and dry sub-humid parts of Ghana and Mali — areas that are increasingly exposed to climatic extremes of droughts, floods and heavy rainfall. These changing conditions impact different people in different ways.
|TSP in Ghana - information brief - March 2017.pdf|
|Migration in Climate Change Hotspots: Opportunities and Challenges for Adaptation||
This brief examines opportunities and threats to adaptation in climate change hotspots in semi-arid (Northern) and deltaic (Southern) zones in Ghana: two districts in the Upper West Region, and nine districts in the Volta Delta (Fig 1). Large numbers of people in the study site
|Women, Work and Adaptive Capacity||
In the Upper West Region of Ghana, climatic and non-climatic stressors affect the most vulnerable in society, especially the elderly, widows, young unmarried and even married women with limited support from relatives.
|GLAS - information brief - 2018 Final.pdf|
|ASSAR Ghana Information Brief 001 - March 2016||
Ghana’s semi-arid regions are characterised by low or variable rainfall while being largely dependent on rain-fed agriculture.
|ASSAR Ghana Information Brief 001 - March 2016.pdf|
|Water Security and Climate Change Conference - Call for Abstract||
The WSCC 2017 conference planning committee welcomes your abstracts for oral presentations and scientific posters. The submission period is March 31st to May 31st, 2017. Starting with a public opening event, the WSCC aspires to offer abundant opportunities for exchange.
|UG.IESS.IB.019 UOWAIP Educational Material||
Who uses compost
|UG.IESS_.IB_.019 UOWAIP Educational Material.pdf|
|UG.IESS.IB.018 Paragliding and Ecotourism in Kwahu - A Panacea for Conservation or Pandora's Box||
Tourism is the most sustainable venture all over the world. In recent years, Ghana has seen phenomenal growth in the tourism industry. International tourist arrivals and receipts have more than doubled since
|UG.IESS_.IB_.018 Paragliding and Ecotourism in Kwahu - A Panacea for Conservation or Pandora's Box.pdf|