Climate Change Adaptation


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Advancing adaptation planning and implementation in the Asia-Pacific region: A review of progress made and pathways forward

The Paris Agreement calls for an acceleration of support to developing countries to develop their national adaptation plans (NAPs) and integrate climate change adaptation into...

Issue Brief
English
July 2016 Topics:
SDGs, DRR and CCA: Potential for Strengthening Inter-linkages

This policy brief identifies approaches that could help achieve better synergies in implementing three major global frameworks dedicated to sustainable development (SD), disaster...

Author: 
R. Shaw
Policy Brief
English
July 2016 Topics:

There is a greater need to focus on non-economic loss and damage. These are the losses and damages for which there is no market value, for example loss of cultural and historical...

Presentation
English
March 2016 Topics:
In Geography and You

In view of urbanisation in India being accompanied with lifestyle changes that frown on ordinary, nutritious food habits in favour of empty calories, a UNEP funded project seeks to...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2016 Topics:

平成27年度適応イニシアティブ推進のための地域横断的人材育成等に向けた調査・検討業務 業務報告書

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2016 Topics:
Approaches of MFIs to Disasters and Climate Change Adaptation in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is highly vulnerable to climate-induced disasters. Poor and vulnerable people
living in the country’s many disaster-prone areas are systematically excluded from...

Author: 
KABIR Mahfuz
Shuddhasattwa RAFIQ
SALEMA S. M. Kalbin
Working Paper
English
January 2016 Topics:

Participatory Watershed Land-use Management: An approach for integrated climate change actions

Author: 
Damasa B. Magcale-Macandog
Milben A. Bragais
Presentation
English
January 2016 Topics:
Strengthening Food Resource and Information Channels for Sustainable Production and Consumption of Food

One of the most significant lifestyle changes with severe environmental and health consequences being witnessed in the developing Asia is in the form of changes in food consumption...

Author: 
G.V. Ramanjaneyulu, CSA
PR/Newsletter
English
January 2016 Topics:
Impact of Ex-Ante Access to Microfinance on the Coping Strategies to Cope with Monga of Poor Households in North-Western Bangladesh

This paper examined the role of access to microfinance as an ex-ante measure of income
smoothing on the coping strategies of poor households in north-western Bangladesh during...

Author: 
KHAN Md. Tareq Ferdous
KHALILY, M.D. Baqui
Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:
Loss and Damage, Caused by Cyclones Sidr, Aila and Mahasen: Coping Strategies, Adaptation and the Role of Microfinance

This study attempted to assess household level loss and damage resulting from three cyclones –Sidr, Aila and Mahasen – in Khulna, Patuakhali and Satkhira districts for a sample of...

Author: 
KHAN Tareq Ferdous
KHALILY M.A. Baqui
Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:
The Role of Microfinance and Microfinance Institutions in Climate Change Adaptation

This report examines whether microfinance in its current forms contributes to household
adaptive capacity and how it can do so most effectively. It also discusses how...

Author: 
Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:

Mainstreaming climate action into development planning: A science-based approach for adaptation and disaster risk reduction

Author: 
Presentation
English
November 2015 Topics:

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