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- DocumentOverseas Development Institute, 2016Around the world, river system degradation and vulnerability is undermining their ability to provide critical ecosystem benefits and services that many communities rely upon.DocumentUnited Nations Human Settlements Programme, 2015This reports on a series of assessments made for the city of Port Vila, Vanuatu to measure the baseline for understanding critical social, economic and environmental vulnerabilities and range of risks in the face of climate change.Document2009Given Grenada’s size, 100% of the estimated population of 110,000 can be exposed during a single storm event.DocumentHuairou Commission, 2015Long before it became a buzzword, grassroots women have been doing what is now called resilience.DocumentInternational Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR), 2014The development of the Country Risk Profile forms a critical part of the strategic effort by the Dominican government's Growth and Social Protection Strategy (GSPS) that seeks to reduce environmental vulnerability and improve disaster prevention and management; through a combination of risk reduction, impact mitigation and other measures through effective implementation of the PhysicaDocumentUnited Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, 2016This report offers insights on how to operationalize the process of disaster risk reduction and integration in a way that fosters risk-sensitive development. A critical part of disaster risk management is getting the right information to the right people at the right times.DocumentCARE International, 2015This guide gives suggestions on how to practically address gender and women’s empowerment in climate change and disaster risk reduction (DRR) projects, or projects which have integrated climate change and DRR considerations. It has a focus on Vietnam.DocumentInternational Institute for Environment and Development, 2015This scoping study report is an analysis of the monitoring and evaluation frameworks and tools in Uganda with focus on climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction.DocumentOverseas Development Institute, 2015This report argues that there is a gap for disaster risk reduction (DRR) financing, which could be filled by adaptation funds that have the capacity to invest directly in DRR activities and to integrate DRR into their other activities.DocumentUnited Nations Development Programme, 2014This report outlines the experiences of the six Caribbean countries which participated in a process to adapt and implement the model of the Cuban Risk Reduction Management Centre.