Anna Scolobig

Senior research associate

I am a disaster and risk researcher with social science background. In my work I address questions related to risk perception, communication, disaster management and climate policy. For example I examine how different individuals perceive natural risks, what risk reduction measures they support or oppose and why, and what actions they are willing to take to address this risk. My research also supports decision-making through processes that integrate technical options and stakeholder perspectives

cryosphere hub

Upscaling adaptation solutions for vulnerable mountain regions through international cooperation

(Video) Following a teaser showcase of the “Last Glaciers” documentary and inspirational talk by the documentary's director, this event featured a series of talks and panel discussion exploring what is being done to support and upscale adaptation in mountainous regions internationally.

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Nature-based “carrots and sticks” solution

This nature-based solution focuses primarily on forest conservation through effectively enforced monitoring and management to minimize deforestation in the Wolong Nature Reserve, China.

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Co-designed nature-based solution in Nocera Inferiore, Italy

This nature-based solution sought to reduce landslide risk in Southern Italy.

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regional exchange and collaboration

A global database of CCA solutions for mountain regions

This article describes how the Adaptation at Altitude Solutions Portal for climate change adaptation (and related) in mountain regions has been and will continue to be developed.

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