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IPCC SREX related publications

Total number of documents: 21

IPCC fifth assessment report: climate change 2014 - impacts, adaptation, and vulnerability (IPCC WGII AR5)
Source(s): IPCC
Publication date: 2014

This document presents the Working Group II (WGII) contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5). It details the impacts of climate change to date, the future risks from a changing climate, a...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/36996


Disaster risk reduction at COP19: briefing note
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This paper presents UNISDR observations and recommendations for the inclusion of disaster risk reduction in the climate change negotiations at the 19th Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC (COP19) in W...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/35351


Ecosystem based disaster management planning
Source(s): AIDMI
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 16 p.

Southasiadisasters.net, issue no. 93, June 2013: This issue presents articles related to ecosystem, climate change, recovery and gender, in relation to disaster management planning in India and be...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/34328


Incorporating climate change and growth into the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction
Source(s): CCCEP; Grantham Inst for Climate Change
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 20 p.

This policy paper aims to inform the preparation of the Post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, the successor to the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) 2005-2015 by evaluating how the principle...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/35925


IPCC fifth assessment report: climate change 2013 - The physical science basis (IPCC WGI AR5)
Source(s): IPCC
Publisher(s): Cambridge Univ Press
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 1535 p.

This document presents the Working Group I (WGI) contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5). It provides a comprehensive assessment of the physical science basis of climate change in 14 ch...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/34849


IPCC fifth assessment report: conclusions of the IPCC Working Group I AR5, AR4, SREX and SRREN - presentation
Source(s): IPCC
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 17 slides

A presentation made at the 19th Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC (COP19) in Warsaw, Poland, by the Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), describing the conclusions of th...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/35479


Disaster risk reduction: a fundamental element of building resilience
Source(s): VOICE
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 2 p.

This position paper highlights the importance of disaster risk reduction (DRR) for building resilience and was launched to mark the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) 2012. Building on a ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/29119


Evidence, monthly UNISDR newsletter: issue 07, April 2012
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 4 p.

This monthly newsletter highlights UNISDR activities around the world. This issue reports on: (i) the release of the IPCC special report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advanc...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/26484


KNMI: IPCC SREX summary for policymakers
Source(s): KNMI, Netherlands - gov
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 7 p.

This paper presents key findings from the Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX). It is a short version of the original summar...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/25758


Loss and damage due to climate change: an overview of the UNFCCC negotiations
Source(s): ECBI
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 12 p.

This paper raises the importance for the international community to understand and reduce loss and damage associated with the adverse effects of climate change, including impacts related to extreme we...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/26988


Managing climate extremes and disasters for ecosystems: lessons from the IPCC SREX report
Source(s): CDKN
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 36 p.

This thematic brief summarises the key findings of the Special report on managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaptation (SREX) relevant to ecosystems. It draws...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/36084


Managing climate extremes and disasters in Africa: lessons from the IPCC SREX reports
Source(s): CDKN
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 20 p.

This summary highlights the key findings of the IPCC Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX) report from an African perspective...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/26318


Managing climate extremes and disasters in Asia: lessons from the IPCC SREX reports
Source(s): CDKN
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 20 p.

This summary highlights the key findings of the IPCC Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX) report from an Asian perspective,...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/26321


Managing climate extremes and disasters in Latin America and the Caribbean: lessons from the IPCC SREX reports
Source(s): CDKN
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 20 p.

This summary highlights the key findings of the IPCC Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX) report including an assessment of ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/26320


Managing climate extremes and disasters in the agriculture sector: lessons from the IPCC SREX report
Source(s): CDKN
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 36 p.

This thematic brief summarises the key findings of the Special report on managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaptation (SREX) relevant to the agricultural sec...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/36086


Managing climate extremes and disasters in the health sector: lessons from the IPCC SREX report
Source(s): CDKN
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 36 p.

This thematic brief summarises the key findings of the Special report on managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaptation (SREX) relevant to health. It includes ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/36085


Managing climate extremes and disasters in the water sector: lessons from the IPCC SREX report
Source(s): CDKN
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 36 p.

This thematic brief summarises the key findings of the Special report on managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaptation (SREX) relevant to water resources and ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/36087


Special report on managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaptation (SREX)
Source(s): IPCC
Publisher(s): Cambridge Univ Press
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 594 p.

This special report contributes to frame the challenge of dealing with extreme weather and climate events as an issue in decision-making under uncertainty, analysing response in the context of risk ma...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/24327


Tackling exposure: placing disaster risk management at the heart of national economic and fiscal policy
Source(s): CDKN; ODI
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 16 p.

This paper considers whether economic and fiscal planning at national levels can reduce exposure to disasters, before considering the necessary steps countries must take to achieve economic developmen...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/26669


Case study: Taking the edge off extreme-weather impacts
Source(s): IFRC
Publication date: 2011
Number of pages: 8 p.

This document presents several case studies from West Africa, Tuvalu and Colombia, in which IFRC played a role to improve disaster risk reduction. In West Africa, the IFRC disaster managers decided to...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/23651


IPCC SREX summary for policymakers
Source(s): IPCC
Publication date: 2011
Number of pages: 19 p.

This Summary for Policymakers presents key findings from the Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX). It asserts "adaptati...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/23645