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Release date: Apr 27 2016
Students from the Bislig Elementary School on the island of Leyte in the Philippines. Photo credit: ADB, via Flickr. Participants of the USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific supported 11th Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN) Exchange Series broadly agreed that incorporating gender activities at the project...
Release date: Jan 28 2016
Children on boats around the Paseo del Mar waterfront in Zamboanga City, Philippines. On an average day, city planner Ofelia Despalo has many things on her plate. Some of them include plans for watersheds and land-use, while others include fish, particularly sardine fish. As assistant coordinator...
Release date: Jan 28 2016
Woman paddling a boat in Kampong Phluk village in Siem Reap, Cambodia.  Photo credit: ADB, via Flickr A mix of 15 junior, mid-level, and senior government officials from eight countries in Asia-Pacific gained critical skills and built their capacities to adapt to climate change through the USAID...
Release date: Jan 28 2016
Students from the Barbhitha Anchalik School working on their assignments in Assam, India. Photo credit: ADB, via Flickr Participants, including government officials and climate finance experts, of the USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific supported 10th Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN) Exchange Series...
Release date: Sep 28 2015
Boy playing near a flooded area in Popua Village at the outskirts of Nuku'alofa, the Capital of Tonga. Photo credit: Asian Development Bank, via Flickr USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific is boosting its support to the Pacific by helping countries carry out climate finance assessments in efforts to build...
Release date: Sep 28 2015
Neighbors helping each other pull a fishing net in Gentuma Raya, Gorontalo, Indonesia. Photo credit: Asian Development Bank, via Flickr Participants of the USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific supported 9th Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN) Exchange Series and ‘live’ online chat session agreed that...
Release date: Sep 27 2015
Flood damage in Manila, Philippines. Photo credit: AusAID, via Flickr USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific is helping city officials in Valenzuela, Philippines identify lasting solutions to ongoing flood and water drainage problems, as part of a pre-feasibility study conducted to attract climate infrastructure...
Release date: Jul 29 2015
Host Keith Bettinger speaks with Bikram Ghosh (Deputy Chief of Party, USAID Adapt-Asia Pacific) about assisting Asia-Pacific countries with the impact of climate change.
Release date: Jul 21 2015
Woman and family decided to stay and rebuild their house from the debris after Typhoon Haiyan in December 2013. Photo credit: Asian Development Bank, via Flickr In many rural communities in the Philippines, coping with extreme weather events has become a way of life. The local governments serving...
Release date: Jul 21 2015
Motorist in an auto-rickshaw riding along downtown Jakarta, Indonesia during the rainy season in January 2015. Photo credit: Indigo Skies Photography, via Flickr USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific is helping eligible city officials in Asia and the Pacific better understand climate science and risks and...

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