All articles for the topic: vulnerability assessment

53073d2a1cc74supporting-nap-with-the-provia-guidance - climate adaptation.

Supporting NAP development with the PROVIA Guidance

This brochure explains how the PROVIA Guidance on Assessing Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation to Climate Change can be used to better understand key concepts and available methods and...

Read more
5301edc832d98img-4824-siemreap-as-0 - climate adaptation.

USAID Mekong ARCC Climate Change Impact and Adaptation Study

Cambodian communities along the Mekong River earn their living from crops, irrigation, and fisheries. Photo by: Apiwat S

Adaptation context

Flowing from the mountains...

Read more
52d9259683b51screen-shot-2014-01-17-at-12 - climate adaptation.

Customised climate adaptation training for Dumaguete, Philippines

Much capacity building about adaptation planning is centred in major cities or at large Universities or International NGOs. The approach in this SIDA funded project is to develop effective...

Read more
52d927620a9dfscreen-shot-2014-01-17-at-12 - climate adaptation.

Customised Climate Adaptation Training in Lombok

Much capacity building about adaptation planning is centred in major cities or at large Universities or International NGOs. The approach in this SIDA funded project is to develop effective...

Read more
Image of healthy atoll community

Adapting to A Changing Climate

This guide is designed for practitioners working within and with local governments and communities that normally facilitate capacity development at the community or local level.

Read more
52d3d66044db0chivoko-village - climate adaptation.

Ecosystem-based adaptation and climate change vulnerability: Choiseul Province, Solomon Islands

A typical coastal village on Choiseul Island, in the Solomon Islands. Photo: Kat Gawlik

Adaptation context

Choiseul province (traditionally named Lauru) is the...

Read more
52cd66cba70d9970-971 - climate adaptation.

Vulnerability assessment of livelihoods in Lower Mekong Basin

Adaptation challenge In Vietnam’s Mekong Delta, key plans, policies and regulations for flood management are ambiguous and often not directly applicable to the local context especially to...
Read more
52cd66c58f39f970-971 - climate adaptation.

Vulnerability assessment of livelihoods in Lower Mekong Basin

Adaptation challenge In Vietnam’s Mekong Delta, key plans, policies and regulations for flood management are ambiguous and often not directly applicable to the local context especially to...
Read more
map of village

Climate change adaptation and youth leadership

This case study explored the application of the eco-village model in coastal and islet villages around Dompu, West, Nusa Tenggara (Lesser Sunda Islands), Indonesia.

Read more
report front page

Community Driven Vulnerability Evaluation

This handbook provides a detailed road-map with clear instructions on applying the CoDriVE-PD framework for designing projects to include evaluation of vulnerability to climate change.

Read more
52b2da96f24e6training-pic 1 - climate adaptation.

Training modules SE Asia islands

A customised two-day training programme was designed, following a training needs assessment of participants, to provide an introduction to key concepts and methods to inform an adaptation planning...

Read more
PROVIA fp

PROVIA Guidance on Assessing Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation to Climate Change

This guidance provides clear technical guidance on climate change vulnerability, impacts and adaptation at the local, national and international levels, in both developed and developing countries.

Read more

BMKG-JICA Vulnerability Assessment on Rice Paddy Production in Bali, Indonesia

Food Security and Climate Change Vulnerability in Indonesia/Bali Summary

This project assessed the vulnerability of rice paddy production on Bali Island, Indonesia, and creates a climate...

Read more
5240698426858comparitive-analysis-of-climate-change-vulnerability-copy - climate adaptation.

Comparative analysis of vulnerability assessments

Executive Summary

Vulnerability assessments (VAs) are central to shaping climate change adaptation decisions. They help to define the nature and extent of the threat that may harm a given...

Read more
52879f014eb98screen-shot-2013-11-16-at-16 - climate adaptation.

Kulima Integrated Development Solutions (Pty)

We are a small consultancy of professionals committed to addressing the risks imposed by climate change and securing human development, particularly in Africa.

Read more
foi logotype - climate adaptation.

Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)

FOI is one of Europe’s leading research institutes in the areas of defence and security. We have 930 highly skilled employees with various backgrounds.

Read more
fishing

Livelihoods Improvement

Summaries of different tools, methods and approaches relevant to advancing knowledge on livelihoods improvement and social change with particular emphasis on governance and institutional dynamics.

Read more
51c4c38814ce7424x180-ecosystem-based-adaptation-brazil - climate adaptation.

Ecosystem based adaptation in marine, terrestrial and coastal regions as a means of improving livelihoods in the face of climate change

Conservation International is implementing Ecosystem-based Adaptation approaches in marine, terrestrial and coastal regions in Brazil, Philippines and South Africa, where we have strong...

Read more
51b70e4f1c688niger-3 - climate adaptation.

Impact, vulnerability and adaptation in Africa: the competition for water

Water is a key vital resource. Regions with steep climatic transition are exposed to the risk of increasing competition for water resources. Th European Commission project IMPACT2C seeks...

Read more
51921e502616ccurrent-vulnerability-in-the-tri-national-de-la-sangha-landscape-cameroon-front-cover - climate adaptation.

Current vulnerability in the Tri-National de la Sangha Landscape

Working Paper

Summary

The study of the current vulnerability of villages in the Tri-National de la Sangha Landscape, Cameroon, creates the basis to evaluate future vulnerability and...

Read more
515d55b5e4265cca-rai-banner 1 - climate adaptation.

Climate Change Adaptation in Rural Areas of India (CCA RAI)

Introduction

The Indo-German development project 'Climate Change Adaptation in Rural Areas of India (CCA RAI)' aims to enhance the adaptive capacities of vulnerable rural communities in India so...

Read more
5140b0680b456holistic-approach-resized - climate adaptation.

Krabi holistic approach to vulnerability and adaptation assessment

Abstract

Climate change vulnerability and adaptation planning can be taken into consideration across many sectors and at different levels and scales. Different scales of planning have...

Read more
508a92ab99123mainstreaming-adaptation-into-local-development-plans-in-vietnam-image- - climate adaptation.

Mainstreaming Adaptation into Local Development Plans in Vietnam

Summary

Climate change adaptation is a relatively new concept for Vietnam, where there is still little awareness of the possible impacts of long-term climate change or how to deal with them...

Read more
5076d8419073ephillipenes - climate adaptation.

Mainstreaming adaptation in the farming communities of the Philippines

Summary

Being an archipelagic developing country composed of 7000 islands, the Phillippines is highly vulnerable to climate related hazards. The most vulnerable sectors are the upland...

Read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - vulnerability assessment