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Socio-Cultural Adaptations of Caboclos communities to Extreme Lancantes Events

Lead PI: Katia de Avila Fernandes

Unit Affiliation: International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

May 2013 - December 2014
Inactive
South America ; Brazil
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Improve resilience of local communities to increased frequency of floods in the Amazon Delta.

SPONSOR:

Fundacao de Amparo e Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$16,390

RESEARCH TEAM:

Miguel Piendo-Vasquez, Oriana Almeida (NAEA)

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

Núcleo de Altos Estudos Amazônicos (NAEA)

KEYWORDS

extreme weather events resilience

THEMES

Modeling and Adapting to Future Climate