Integrating Gender Sensitive Heat Adaptation Plans in the climate policy and guidelines of selected cities in South Asia

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 Global Master Class on ‘Heat Early Warning Systems-Scientific Approaches for Estimating Thresholds’

  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 […]

6th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference

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) […]

Second SAHHIN Global Masterclass on Climate Adaptive Heat Action Plans’’

  Second SAHHIN Global Masterclass on Climate Adaptive Heat Action Plans’’, by expert   Mr. Rohit Magotra, Deputy Director, IRADe 25th August 2021 The Master class provided an understanding of Heat Action Plan features, along with identification and mapping of heat hot spots and developing heat adaptation strategies for managing heat stress for cities. The Masterclass […]

Sensitisation-Cum-Training workshop on Management of Heat Stress and Related Illness- March 2021

Capacity building workshops were successfully conducted in the month of March, 2021 in at Bhubaneswar. Thematic experts and resource persons from IIPH Bhubaneswar; IRADe, New Delhi; IIPH Gandhi Nagar; and OSDMA, Government of Odisha facilitated various technical sessions through online and offline modes. A reference guide (developed by IIPHB) was given to the participants in […]

IRADe’s session on “Climate Adaptive Heat Stress Management in South Asia” at the Gobeshona 7th International Conference- 23rd January 2021

Integrated Research and Action for Development (IRADe) and International Development Research Centre (IDRC), in collaboration with Global Heat Health Information Network (GHHIN), successfully conducted a Session on “Climate Adaptive Heat Stress Management in South Asia” at The Gobeshona 7th International Conference hosted by International Centre for Climate Change & Development (ICCCAD), 23rd January 2021. The […]