Resilient Livelihoods


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In International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Bangladesh provide a variety of financial services to poor households that can help them cope with natural disasters (e.g. floods) and adapt to...

Author: 
M.A. Baqui
KHALILY
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2018 Topics:

Salinity is one of the major drivers of environmental change and a persistent stressor in coastal areas, often resulting from prolonged storm and tidal surge flooding. Especially...

Author: 
Rajib
SHAW
Mrittika
BASU
Book Chapter
English
October 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

To classify Very-High-Resolution (VHR) imagery, Geographic Object Based Image Analysis (GEOBIA) is the most popular method used to produce high quality Land-Use/Land-Cover maps. A...

Author: 
Stefanos
GEORGANOS
Tais
GRIPPA
Moritz
LENNERT
Eléonore
WOLFF
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2018 Topics:
In Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

A new method for classifying land cover features in high resolution satellite imagery was developed. The method involves (1) performing image segmentation to delineate homogeneous...

Author: 
Tengyu
FU
Lei
MA
Manchun
LI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2018 Topics:

This 1-pager shows the potential impacts of land-use change on flooding in the Los Baños subwatershed of The Philippines. The built-up area of the subwatershed is projected to...

Author: 
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Donald
LUNA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
April 2018 Topics:

This 1-pager shows the potential impacts of land-use change on flooding in the Pila-Victoria subwatershed of The Philippines. The built-up area of the subwatershed is projected to...

Author: 
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Donald
LUNA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
April 2018 Topics:

The published article is basically the author's opinion related to the current unprecedented event of severe urban flood that happened in Metro City, Lampung Province, Indonesia....

Author: 
Non Peer-reviewed Article
Indonesian
February 2018 Topics:
In Sustainable Cities and Society

Literature suggests a significant potential for synergies among climate change adaptation and mitigation (CCA & M) policies, especially in urban areas. However, the...

Author: 
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Paula B
MACANDOG
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2017 Topics:
In Land

This study uses a spatially-explicit land-use/land-cover (LULC) modeling approach to model and map the future (2016–2030) LULC of the area surrounding the Laguna de Bay of...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIZUKA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben
BRAGAIS
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2017 Topics:
Promoting the Landscape Approach in Asia-Pacific Developing Countries: Key Concepts and Ways Forward cover

This policy brief advocates the landscape approach in areas where competing demands on land and natural resources in the Asia-Pacific region can be observed. The landscape approach...

Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:

Groundwater can provide irrigation for rural communities where surface water is absent or unreliable. Technical, institutional and capacity limits have prevented rural communities...

Author: 
ACIAR
Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:

Owing to a high prevalence of rural poverty in Lao PDR, improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers by increasing their productivity is a high priority for the Government....

Author: 
Paul
PAVELIC
et al.
Commissioned Report
English
November 2016 Topics:

Groundwater irrigation for climate-proof agriculture in Lao PDR: How the country could benefit from international experiences?

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Author: 
Hiromasa
HAMADA
Anousith
KEOPHOXAY
Paul
PAVELIC
Corentin
CLEMENT
Presentation
English
November 2016 Topics:

2015年9月、ニューヨークにある国連本部で「国連持続可能な開発サミット」が開催され、「我々の世界を変革する:持続可能な開発のための2030アジェンダ」が採択された。あわせて、17の目標と169のターゲットからなる「持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)」が合意された。SDGsは、アジェンダを実現していくための実施計画の目標と位置付けられている。世界レベルにおいて、...

Author: 
In palawija

Various forms of sustainable agriculture have been promoted in the Asia and Pacific region, with organic agriculture constituting the single most important form. There is a...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:

In a poorly developed, water-rich country such as Lao PDR, most attention has historically been given to surface water development issues with limited consideration to groundwater....

Author: 
Paul
PAVELIC
Corentin
CLEMENT
Jordan
VINCKEVLEUGEL
Khammal
VONGSATHIANE
Seinab
BOHSUNG
Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:

Agricultural groundwater use in the Lower Mekong is gradually gaining attention due to increasing uncertainty over water availability. Although this region is blessed with abundant...

Author: 
Anousith
KEOPHOXAY
Hiromasa
HAMADA
Paul
PAVELIC
Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:

The presentation firstly provided an overview on Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM), a seed funding scheme to promote the activities of the members of the International...

Author: 
Presentation
English
April 2016 Topics:
IPBES「科学・政策インタフェース」とは? IPBES第4回総会での花粉媒介アセスメントSPMの 討議に基づく事例分析

IPBES「科学・政策インタフェース」とは? IPBES第4回総会での花粉媒介アセスメントSPMの 討議に基づく事例分析

Author: 
Presentation
Japanese
March 2016 Topics:

This research report assesses water scarcity and its impacts on smallholder subsistence livelihoods in the context of climate change in Nepal, a mountainous country located entirely...

Policy Report
English
March 2015 Topics:

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