Mark Smith Water and Climate Change

Dr Mark SMITH, Head of IUCN's Water Programme explains how IUCN's efforts to place water management issues at the centre of climate change adaptation.



Stewart Maginnis, Director of IUCN's Environment and Development Group and Head of IUCN's delegation at the Climate Summit in Durban explains what IUCN will be pushing for at the conference.


Promoting local innovations for climate change adaptation

IUCN and Mangroves for the Future are looking at solving problems related to drinking water in a village in the Bang Chan Sub-district, Chanthaburi Province, Thailand. This is part of a project called 'Promoting Location Innovations for Climate Change Adaptation.'


Adapting to climate change in Pangani, Tanzania

This IUCN video shows the challenges and solutions of water basin management in East Africa. The IUCN Pangani project works with communities, government, and partners to share water resources more equitably amongst users and the natural environment.