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:

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
January 2018 Topics:

This chapter reviews specific institutional mechanisms and drought response and management approaches followed in some of the developed and developing countries including India,...

Author: 
Cody
KNUTSON
Jay
CUMMINS
Bam H.M.
RAZAFINDRABE
Book Chapter
English
January 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 Climate and Development

Indicator-based approaches have been used extensively for measuring adaptation. Adopting participatory approaches helps in contextualizing the global level and generic indicators to...

Author: 
Divya
MOHAN
Himani
UPADHYAY
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2017 Topics:

Both the full report and summary documents are attached.

Recognising the need to integrate DRR and CCA into policies and institutions in The ASEAN Member States, JICA has...

Author: 
Furukawa
TAKASHI
Hirokazu
SAKAI
Takehiko
OGAWA
Book
English
November 2017 Topics:

The non-economic loss and damages (NELDs) caused by climate-related disasters have not been often considered in most disaster risk assessments and not been reported in most post-...

Research Report
English
September 2017 Topics:
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:

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:

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 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:

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