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- 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.DocumentOverseas Development Institute, 2015How should we measure a household’s resilience? As resilience gathers momentum on the international stage, interest in this question continues to grow. So far, efforts to measure resilience have largely focused on the use of ‘objective’ frameworks and methods of indicator selection.DocumentInstitute for Essential Services Reform, 2015This paper makes several recommendations on developing a pro-poor Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) that includes mitigation and adaptation activities, particularly in Indonesia.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.Document
The Disaster-Knowledge Matrix – Reframing and evaluating the knowledge challenges in disaster risk reductionElsevier, 2015This paper focuses on the context of disaster risk reduction, including climate change adaptation and the implementation of research-based knowledge in policy and practise.Document
Promoting ecosystems for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation: Opportunities for IntegrationUnited Nations [UN] Environment Programme, 2015This discussion paper examines differences and similarities between ecosystem-based approaches to disaster risk reduction (Eco-DRR) and ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation (EBA).