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April, 2014
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This report - “City Resilience Index: Research Report Volume II: Fieldwork and Primary Data Analysis” - describes the analysis of information generated by the fieldwork for the City Resilience Index. This is a critical process to help define the characteristics (and indicators) of...
April, 2014
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The Urban Measurement report summarises research undertaken by Arup on practices, drivers, challenges and frameworks related to urban measurement, and assess how these approaches could inform the development of the CRI. As the CRI was initially aimed at developing an index, the report...
April, 2014
Mercy Corps Indonesia considers that an adequate adaptation strategy and implementation can only be developed with a solid understanding of the vulnerability profile and potential risk imposed to specific areas and/or sectors. There are a number of proven applied methodologies in Indonesia, each...
March, 2014
Author: Fawad Khan, Sharmeen Malik, Atta Rehman
This case study, one of three in the project, focuses on key issues related to temperature in Pakistan, and provides insights into the economic and nonfinancial returns of adaptive, resilient shelter designs that take into consideration hazards such as typhoons, flooding, and temperature...
March, 2014
Author: P. Tran, T.H. Tran, A.T. Tran
Da Nang is affected by many types of climate hazards, including typhoons, floods, drought, coastline erosion, landslides, and so forth, and the risk of such hazards is increasing as a consequence of global climate change.http://i-s-e-t.org/resources/major-program-reports/typhoon-resilience-in...
March, 2014
Author: Dilip Singh, Dr. Bijay Singh, Kate Hawley
This case study, one of three in the project, focuses on key issues related to housing in Gorakhpur, India, and provides insights into the economic and nonfinancial returns of adaptive, resilient shelter designs that take into consideration hazards such as flooding, and ...
March, 2014
Author: Jyoti Parikh, Geeta Sandal, Priyank Jindal
This working paper presents a holistic approach for how a city can customise its rapid vulnerability assessment in order to understand what is required for building climate resilience. The framework can be used to highlight the potential impact of climate change on urban services arising from the...
March, 2014
Author: Phong Tran, Tuan Huu Tran, Anh Tuan Tran
This case study, one of three in the project, focuses on key issues related to housing in Da Nang, Vietnam, and provides insights into the economic and nonfinancial returns of adaptive, resilient shelter designs that take into consideration hazards such as typhoons, flooding,...
February, 2014
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Under the coordination of National development Planning Agency, Government of Indonesia finally launched our National Action Plan on Climate Change Adaptation (RAN API) on February 2014. The purpose of RAN API is to produce a national action plan to adapt to the impact of climate change in a...
January, 2014
Author: Anh Tho Nguyen, Tuyen Nghiem
The Case Study of Quy Nhon city provides brief summary and lesson learned of projects implementing in Quy Nhon city, Binh Dinh province, Vietnam under ACCCRN program, funded by the Rockefeller Foundation. This collection of case studies includes 4 projects: Climate Change Coordination Office ...