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February, 2018
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Internal migration is a defining megatrend of our time: it brings with it the potential for vast economic growth and sustainable development, but until governments have the information they need to engage in evidence-based policymaking, the positive transformational potential of internal...
October, 2017
Author: Mercy Corps
CAN MARKET SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT BUILD RESILIENCE IN FRAGILE CONTEXTS? ...
April, 2017
Author: University of Hawaii
In 2016 the University of Hawaii (UH) partnered with Diponegoro University (UNDIP) in a joint studio/practicum project to work on an urban resilience project in collaboration with the Resilience Office of the City of Semarang, Indonesia. The Resilience Office had two core objectives for the...
February, 2015
Author: Aniessa Delima Sari, Safrinal Sofaniadi, Rusmadi
On the coast of Java, the city of Semarang faces a multitude of climate-related problems including sea-level rise, flash and tidal floods, subsidence and coastal erosion. Using four case-study villages, this working paper explores how households are coping with the impacts of climate change. How...
December, 2014
Author: Nivedita Mani, Ajay Singh, Shiraz A. Wajih
In Gorakhpur, India, periurban agriculture represents a practical mechanism for diversifying urban livelihoods and ensuring availability of local food supplies while maintaining open areas that can serve as flood buffers.The land-use pattern and ecosystem services in these areas are maintained,...
October, 2014
This presentation was delivered in Asia Pacific Adaptation Network Forum, 1-3 October 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It explains coastal characteristic of Indonesia that is vulnerable towards climate change. The presentation raised several ACCCRN projects in Semarang as coastal city which...
February, 2014
Author: Jonatan A. Lassa , Erwin Nugraha
The Bandar Lampung City has taken several necessary steps in planning and building resilience to climate change. This paper investigates the evolution of institutional transformation and policy change in the City of Bandar Lampung. It highlights the experience on how the city adapting...
January, 2014
Author: Mercy Corps Indonesia
This video describes the implementation of a mangrove project in Semarang, Indonesia, that aims to trigger the reestablishment of a mangrove ecosystem for coastal protection. The community's adaptive capacity is strenghtened through the provision of critical climate information and...
January, 2014
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This video shows a flood evacuation simulation in Semarang, Indonesia. This activity is part of the Flood Early Warning System project, within the ACCCRN Indonesia program. A local community in one of flood prone sub-districts has been equipped with capacity in early warning system implementation...
September, 2013
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IAP is s professional organization for urban and regional planning in Indonesia. It assists Jakarta in planning approaches and methods minimizing flood disaster risk in north Jakarta area through implementation of Planning Integrated Coastal Adaptation Strategies for North Jakarta Security (PICAS...