Adapting to climate change in biodiversity hotspots: the Western Ghats


India
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Ref: EIDPR112

Status: Completed

Round:
16
Funding Scheme:
Scoping
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Applied Environmental Research Foundation - AERF
Start Date:
11-12-09
End Date:
21-12-09
Funding:
£2,946.00
Regions:
South Asia
Countries:
India
Project Summary:
• Make contact and establish the basis for a positive working relationship with the principle organisation (AERF) and a full network of local stakeholders and other NGOs • Delimit the project’s geographical area and, in collaboration with local stakeholders, establish the research aims, objectives and methods. • Design and schedule a detailed programme of work • Assess local capacity in terms of: existing datasets and other information available; access to learning resources (computing and other sources, including production facilities); human resource and skill availability; and, facilities for meetings and accommodation. • Make an initial investigation of practical arrangements concerning future travel and accommodation, translation needs, electronic communication, heath and safety issues, cultural and political sensitivities.