Searching with a thematic focus on Climate change poverty and vulnerability, Climate change, Disaster risk reduction
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- DocumentCentre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters, 2015This briefing note examines quality of disaster impact data with special attention to the estimation of disaster affected and its use for sustainable development progress monitoring.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.Document
Natural disasters and climate change in the Pacific island countries: New non-monetary measurements of impactsVictoria University of Wellington, 2015This paper explores the burden of natural disasters on the Pacific Island Countries (PICs).DocumentInternational Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR), 2015This brief gives an overview of the disaster trends and challenges across the Arab region.DocumentFondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, 2015This report reviews and discusses the agreed commitments and targets, as well as the negotiation leading to the Sendai Framework for DRR (SFDRR). It discusses briefly its implication for the later UN-led negotiations on sustainable development goals and climate change, including the Conference of Parties taking place in Paris, France at the end of 2015.Document
The (mis) allocation of public spending in a low income country: Evidence from disaster risk reduction spending in BangladeshVictoria University of Wellington, 2015This paper focuses on the regional allocation of public spending for disaster risk reduction (DRR) in Bangladesh.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.Document
The relationship between human rights and Disaster Risk Reduction revisited: Bringing the legal perspective into the discussionBRILL, 2015This paper explores the link between human rights and disaster risk reduction (DRR), analysing how a human rights-based approach may contribute to greater accountability and empowerment of those involved in DRR.Document
Knowledge apartheid in disaster risk management discourse: Is marrying indigenous and scientific knowledge the missing link?Jàmbá: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 2015This article argues that indigenous knowledge (IK) is a key, but often overlooked, component of disaster risk management (DRM) and development planning.