“Regional consultation on Strengthening Climate Resilient Low Carbon & Inclusive Growth in Asia” on 4th July 2022 (16-00 hrs- 18:30 hrs IST) at India International Centre, New Delhi, India. IPCC Sixth Assessment Report on Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability underscores how climate change is increasingly and disproportionately affecting the most vulnerable. It emphasizes the urgent need […]
Seventh SAHHIN Master Class on Role of City Planning in the mitigation of Extreme Heat’ by Dr Rajashree Kotharkar, Professor, Department of Architecture and Planning, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur, India on 27th April 2022- 4:30-5:30 PM (IST) The growing impacts of heatwaves and low levels of inclusion of Heat Health Action Plans […]
SAHHIN’s 7th Master Class on “Role of City Planning in The Mitigation of Extreme Heat” by Dr. Rajashree Kotharkar, Professor, Department of Architecture and Planning, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur, India, 27th April, 2022 – 4:30-5:30 PM (IST) The Master class deliberated on the impact of Extreme Heat in the Cities and on the […]
IRADe in association with South Asia Meteorological Association (SAMA) conducted a Session on “ Climate Adaptive Heat Stress Action Plans for Vulnerable Communities in South Asia” at the Gobeshona Global Conference (GGC2) on 30 March 2022. The proceedings of the session are available on the link: Gobeshona IRADe workshop proceedings.
Sixth SAHHIN Master Class on ‘Health Inclusive Heat Action Plan’ by Dr Vikas K Desai, Honorary Technical Director, UHCRCE on 25th March 2022- 4:30-5:30 PM (IST) This masterclass introduced the importance of health inclusivity in the heat action plans and disseminate key components of a Health inclusive Heat Action plan. Dr Desai is M.D (PSM) […]
Fifth SAHHIN Master Class on ‘Heat Wave Management Initiatives in India and their Impacts’ by Mr. Paras Nath Rai, Member, Bihar State Disaster Management Authority on 24th February 2022- 4:30-5:30 PM (IST) The masterclass will discuss the heatwave management initiatives in India and their impacts. It will cover the following topics: 1. Initiatives and Action […]
IRADe is pleased to announce its new project on “Integrating Gender-Sensitive Heat Adaptation Plans in the climate policy and guidelines of selected cities in South Asia” funded by Asia- Pacific Network (APN). This project aims to support South-Asia’s medium-term development planning especially in prioritizing and integrating adaptive resilience within the agenda of climate-resilient smart cities. It will disseminate knowledge on heat stress management strategies including the development of spatially differentiated and gender-sensitive Heat Adaptation Plan (HAP) in South Asian countries of Sri Lanka (Colombo), India (Surat) and Bangladesh (Rajshahi).
Fourth SAHHIN Master Class on ‘Heat Early Warning Systems-Scientific Approaches for Estimating Thresholds’ by expert Mr. Abhiyant Tiwari, Assistant Professor and Program Manager, GIDM conducted on 28th October, 2021- The Master class deliberated on the importance of temperature thresholds in heat early warning systems, along with various options and best in use scientific analytical methods available […]
Integrated Research and Action for Development (IRADe) successfully conducted a Session on Impacts of Heat Stress Management in South Asia” at the 6th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference hosted by The Energy Research Institute (TERI), 5th October 2021. The session was supported by The Energy Research Institute(TERI) Proceedings Integrated Research and Action for Development (IRADe) […]
Third SAHHIN Masterclass on Early Warning Systems for Heat Stress Management’’, by expert Dr. Ajit Tyagi, Senior Advisor, IRADe 2nd September 2021 The master class discussed in detail the components of Early warning systems for heat stress management. The session was attended by over 70 participants across the globe Presentation