2 Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre, Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Guide, The Hague, 2007, p. 10.
5 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Climate Change 2007: Synthesis Report: Contribution of Working Groups I, II and III to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Core Writing Team, Rajendra K. Pachauri and Andy Reisinger (eds), IPCC, Geneva, 2008, p. 45.
6 Kleiner, Kurt, ‘Climate science in 2009’, in Nature, Vol. 4, January 2010, p. 4.
8 See van Aalst, Maarten, ‘The impacts of climate change on the risk of natural disasters’, in Disasters, Vol. 30, No. 1, 2006, pp. 5–18.
9 Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre, above note 2, pp. 14–15 and 17.
10 IPCC, ‘2007: Summary for policymakers’, in Martin L. Parry, Osvaldo F. Canziani, Jean P. Palutikof, Paul J. van der Linden, and Clair E. Hanson (eds), Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability: Contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 11–12 and 18.
11 Lisette Braman, Maarten van Aalst, Simon Mason, Pablo Suarez, Youcef Ait-Chellouche and Arame Tall, ‘The Use of Climate Forecasts in Disaster Management: results from the International Federation's flood operations in West Africa, 2008’, draft submission to Disasters, submitted on 29 January 2010.
13 IFRC, What is a VCA? An Introduction to Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment, Geneva, 2006; and How to Do a VCA: A Practical Step-by-step Guide for Red Cross Red Crescent Staff and Volunteers, Geneva, 2007, both available at www.ifrc.org/what/disasters/dp/planning/vcaguidelines.asp (last visited 17 September 2010).
14 Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre, above note 2, p. 92.
15 Fernanda Baumhardt, Ralph Lasage, Pablo Suarez, and Charles Chadza, ‘Farmers become filmmakers: climate change adaptation in Malawi’, in Hannah Reid et al. (guest eds), Participatory Learning and Action 60: Community-based Adaptation to Climate Change, International Institute for Environment and Development, December 2009, pp. 129–138.
18 For further information, see Lisette Braman, Early Warning, Early Action: An Evaluation of IFRC West and Central Africa Zone Flood Preparedness and Response, 2008, IFRC, 2009, available at: http://www.climatecentre.org/downloads/File/ewea_an_evaluation_of_ifrc_west_and_central_africa.pdf (last visited 28 September 2010); Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre and IFRC, ‘Early Warning, Early Action’: The Experience of West African Floods 2007–2008, available at: http://www.climatecentre.org/downloads/IFRC_climate_risk_management_ewea_july_09.pdf (last visited 28 September 2010). See also, Lisette Braman et al., above note 11.
21 L. Braman, above note 18, p. 35.
29 Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre, IFRC, and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI), The Access and Use of Climate and Weather Information in the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies: Initial Observations from the Field, 2009, available at: http://www.climatecentre.org/downloads/File/reports/ifrc_pathforward_aug.pdf (last visited 4 August 2010).
30 Ashley Curtis and Lisette Braman, ‘The IFRC Help Desk at IRI’, draft case-study submission to Climate and Society, No. 3, a publication by the IRI at Columbia University's Earth Institute, submitted on 8 September 2010.
31 Kemal Gürüz, Higher Education and International Student Mobility in the Global Knowledge Economy, State University of New York Press, Albany, New York, 2008, p. 238.