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Journal Articles


Vaghefi, Saeid Ashraf; Muccione, Veruska; Ginkel, Kees C. H.; Haasnoot, Marjolijn

Using Decision Making under Deep Uncertainty (DMDU) approaches to support climate change adaptation of Swiss Ski Resorts Journal Article

In: Environmental Science & Policy, vol. 126, pp. 65–78, 2021, ISSN: 14629011.

Abstract | Links | Tags: climate change, Decision making under deep uncertainty (DMDU), Dynamic adaptive policy pathways (DAPP), Scenario discovery, Tipping points, Winter tourism


McDowell, Graham; Stevens, Madison; Lesnikowski, Alexandra; Huggel, Christian; Harden, Alexandra; DiBella, Jose; Morecroft, Michael; Kumar, Praveen; Joe, Elphin Tom; Bhatt, Indra D.; Initiative, Global Adaptation Mapping

Closing the Adaptation Gap in Mountains Journal Article

In: Mountain Research and Development, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. A1, 2021, ISSN: 0276-4741.

Abstract | Links | Tags: adaptation, climate change, gaps, limits, Mountains


Shahgedanova, Maria; Adler, Carolina; Gebrekirstos, Aster; Grau, H. Ricardo; Huggel, Christian; Marchant, Robert; Pepin, Nicholas; Vanacker, Veerle; Viviroli, Daniel; Vuille, Mathias

Mountain Observatories: Status and Prospects for Enhancing and Connecting a Global Community Journal Article

In: Mountain Research and Development, vol. 41, no. 2, pp. A1, 2021, ISSN: 0276-4741.

Abstract | Links | Tags: climate change, data networks, elevation gradients, GEO Mountains, long-term monitoring, Mountains, Paleoenvironments, remote sensing


McDowell, Graham; Harris, Leila; Koppes, Michele; Price, Martin F; Chan, Kai M A; Lama, Dhawa G

From needs to actions: prospects for planned adaptations in high mountain communities Journal Article

In: Climatic Change, vol. 163, no. 2, pp. 953–972, 2020, ISSN: 15731480.

Abstract | Links | Tags: adaptation, climate change, Himalayas, Mountains, Nepal, UNFCCC


Muccione, V; Salzmann, N; Huggel, C

Scientific Knowledge and Knowledge Needs in Climate Adaptation Policy Journal Article

In: Mountain Research and Development, vol. 36, no. 3, 2016, ISSN: 02764741.

Abstract | Links | Tags: adaptation policy, climate change, climate change impact, policy-relevant knowledge, vulnerability



Muccione, V; Daley, B

The role of ecosystem-based adaptation in the Swiss mountains Book

2016, ISBN: 9783319407739.

Abstract | Links | Tags: climate change, Disaster risk reduction, Ecosystem-based adaptation, Swiss mountains



Zhang, Guoqing; Yao, Tandong; Xie, Hongjie; Yang, Kun; Zhu, Liping; Shum, C K; Bolch, Tobias; Yi, Shuang; Allen, Simon; Jiang, Liguang; Chen, Wenfeng; Ke, Changqing

Response of Tibetan Plateau lakes to climate change: Trends, patterns, and mechanisms Miscellaneous

2020, ISSN: 00128252.

Abstract | Links | Tags: climate change, hydrological cycle, lake evolution, remote sensing, Tibetan Plateau


Ford, James D; King, Nia; Galappaththi, Eranga K; Pearce, Tristan; McDowell, Graham; Harper, Sherilee L

The Resilience of Indigenous Peoples to Environmental Change Miscellaneous

2020, ISSN: 25903322.

Abstract | Links | Tags: biodiversity, climate change, environmental change, Indigenous peoples, land use, pollution, resilience, vulnerability

Technical Reports


Simon; Frey Allen, Holger; Mal

Synthesis report on GLOF hazard and risk across the Indian Himalayan Region Technical Report

University of Zurich, Switzerland 2020.

Links | Tags: climate change