NCCARF 2014-2017 Phase II: 2014-2017 Final Annual Report

NCCARF 2014-2017 Phase II: 2014-2017 Final Annual Report Author: NCCARFYear: 2016 This Annual Report 2016-2017 sets out the overall activity in NCCARF Phase 2 over the period of operation from July 2016, to the end of Phase 2, on 30th June 2017. NCCARF’s Phase 2 four Key Activities are widely described in this Report and… Read More

CoastAdapt case study evaluation

CoastAdapt case study evaluation Authors: Kara Brussen, Luke Sarsons and Joan KoYear: 2017 CoastAdapt is an online resource that provides information to support coastal climate risk management and adaptation. Information available through CoastAdapt includes climate science data, tools to support adaptation planning, good practice guidance and case studies, which are the subject of this study.… Read More

Final Report: Building the business case for climate change adaptation: Lessons from Coastal Australia

Final Report: Building the business case for climate change adaptation: Lessons from Coastal Australia Authors: Dr Rob Hales, Dr Zsuzsa Banhalmi-Zakar, Dr Tapan Sarker, Dr Alex Lo, Dr Andreas Chai, Dr Emma Whittlesea, Associate Professor Chris Fleming, Katrina Kelly,Green Cross Australia, Mara BunYear: 2016 This study was conducted by Griffith Centre for Sustainable Enterprise at… Read More

Final Report: Exploring valuation methods for climate adaptation options, with particular reference to Australian coastal councils

Final Report: Exploring valuation methods for climate adaptation options, with particular reference to Australian coastal councils Authors: Chi Truong, Stefan Tr├╝ck, Peter Davies (Macquarie University) and Supriya Mathew (Charles Darwin University)Year: 2016 Valuation of adaptation options is crucial to appropriate adaptation decision-making. A range of valuation methods are available, including cost-benefit analysis, cost effectiveness analysis,… Read More

Final Report: Mechanisms to finance climate change adaptation in Australia

Final Report: Mechanisms to finance climate change adaptation in Australia Authors: Dr. Zsuzsa Banhalmi-Zakar, Daniel Ware, Ian Edwards, Katrina Kelly, Professor Susanne Becken and Associate Professor Ron CoxYear: 2016 The supply and demand for climate change adaptation finance in Australia and potential adaptation finance mechanisms View Resource

Information Manual 6: Legal Risk. A guide to legal decision making in the face of climate change for coastal decision makers

Information Manual 6: Legal Risk. A guide to legal decision making in the face of climate change for coastal decision makers Authors: Justine Bell-James, Mark Baker-Jones and Emilie BartonYear: 2016 This manual helps decision-makers to identify functions and decisions that may give rise to legal risk and to provide some guidance on how to manage… Read More

Information Manual 4: Assessing the costs and benefits of coastal climate adaptation

Information Manual 4: Assessing the costs and benefits of coastal climate adaptation Authors: Russell M. Wise and Timothy R. CaponYear: 2016 This manual provide readers with information and advice on how to navigate the difficult landscape of deciding when, why and how to assess the costs and benefits of adaptation. It complements other resources that… Read More

Information Manual 1: Building the knowledge base for adaptation action

Information Manual 1: Building the knowledge base for adaptation action Author: Sarah BoulterYear: 2016 This manual is an introduction to adaptation planning and decision-making. It focuses on two key areas: the things you should understand and the resources to read if you are thinking about undertaking adaptation planning and implementation in the coastal zone. The… Read More

NCCARF Mid-Term Review, February 2016

NCCARF Mid-Term Review, February 2016 Author: NCCARFYear: 2016 This document outlines the process and results of an independent mid-term review of NCCARFs Phase 2 operations, for the period October 2014 to January 2016. The performance of research outputs, activities and project management were evaluated. Staff and stakeholders were consulted to evaluate NCCARFs delivery of information,… Read More