Adaptation


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In International Journal of Remote Sensing

Multiresolution segmentation (MRS) is one of the most commonly used image segmentation algorithms in the remote-sensing community. This algorithm has three user-defined parameters:...

Author: 
Shahab E.
JOZDANI
Mehdi
MOMENI
Mehran
SATTARI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:

The IGES NDC Database compiles the main features of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), which were communicated by the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention...

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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:

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

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ACIAR
Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:

This report is an outcome of the research carried out in the second year of the APN-funded project on Assessing Community Risk Insurance Initiatives and Identifying Enabling Policy...

Research Report
English
May 2017 Topics:

Lack of economic opportunity has been identified as one of the important bottlenecks for achieving development and empowerment as a result of which several financial inclusion...

Book Chapter
English
April 2017 Topics:

Drought is a serious problem in Thailand. Over 8.7 million hectares – majority of them in the northeast region– are frequently affected by drought. There were nine severe droughts...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:
JICA DRR CCA Drought

The purpose of this report is to take a stock of the existing situation in terms of drought risk reduction in ASEAN countries. The information presented in this report is primarily...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

Although drought is not on top priority, El Nino and other localized drought events are warning signs for strengthening drought risk reduction in Indonesia. Drought risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

Lao PDR has a long way to go in addressing the drought risks substantially. Some of the issues needing immediate attention are as follows:
1. There is a need for promoting...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This report presents the overall summary of the findings of the country assessments conducted under the Project for Strengthening Institutional and Policy Framework on Disaster Risk...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

Several risk insurance initiatives have been implemented at grassroots level over the years for reducing the vulnerability of communities to natural disasters. Despite these efforts...

Commissioned Report
English
February 2017 Topics:

Human security will be progressively threatened by climate change, consequently development cooperation agencies such as JICA need to adopt approaches to strengthen resilience to...

Author: 
MIKIO
ISHIWATARI
Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

Japan needs to consider climate risks beyond its borders. Climate change impacts globally and in the Asia-Pacific region will affect Japan’s food security, the increasing...

Author: 
Mutsuyoshi Nishimura
Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

Climate change is the ultimate threat multiplier. It will aggravate fragility, contribute to social upheaval and even violent conflicts. The problem is the seven compound risks that...

Author: 
Lukas Ruttinger
Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

To facilitate a broader discussion on climate-fragility risks in Japan and reflect and discuss the findings of the G7 report and its implications and relevance for Japan, adelphi...

Author: 
Lukas Ruttinger
Conference Proceeding
English
January 2017 Topics:

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