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Measuring community flood resilience and associated factors in rural Malawi
2022
This paper takes a systems approach to understanding, characterizing, and measuring community flood resilience.
Journal of Flood Risk Management (Wiley)
The Geneva Papers: Special issue on climate risks and insurance
2022
The first 2022 issue of The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance examines the role insurance can play in managing physical climate risks associated with extreme weather events.
International Association for the Study of Insurance Economics
Addressing climate change impacts on health
2022
This Policy Working Paper explores health risks from climate change in a global context, setting out key risks and actions towards addressing these, with a focus on Egypt as a case study.
UK Universities Climate Network
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2022
To address impacts on Lombok and minimise future effects of climate change, it is critical that action is taken now to adapt and build resilience, particularly for vulnerable groups such as women and girls who face additional barriers.
Islamic Relief Worldwide
Factors influencing flood damage mitigation among micro and small businesses in Kampala, Uganda
2022
This article employs the Protection Motivation Theory framework to identify critical factors that determine the flood damage mitigation behaviour of micro, small and medium enterprises in three neighbourhoods of Kampala, Uganda.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
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2022
This report is geared toward helping project managers develop appropriate gender-related targets for climate projects and a suitable Monitoring, Evaluating and Learning (MEL) system to track achievement over time.
Climate and Development Knowledge Network
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2022
This issue of Southasiadisasters.net is titled, ‘Co-Creating Transformative Knowledge and Action’ and highlights the links between co-creating knowledge, societal transformations and sustainability.
All India Disaster Mitigation Institute
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2022
This paper seeks to answer the question whether climate change may have affected the characteristics of a specific extreme event or whether such event would have even been possible in the absence of climate change.
European Geosciences Union