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Disaster risk and resilience publications, reports, research papers and case studies.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2021.102619
2021
This paper studies how data is collected and created to support the implementation of Impact Forecasts and Warnings (IFWs).
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
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2021
This profile documents the projected climate impacts in the Eastern and Southern Caribbean (ESC) region. The high vulnerability to climate impacts in the region often drive direct integration of climate risk management into planning processes.
United States Agency for International Development Climatelinks
2021
This contribution to the GAR Special Report on Drought 2021 is a case study on the 2017-18 drought in the Argentine Pampas. It focusses on its impacts on agriculture. The drought had large impacts on production and yields of summer crops.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
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2021
This report seeks to encourage development finance institutions and government donors to enhance their financial commitments on disaster risk reduction in fragility, conflict and violence contexts.
Overseas Development Institute Agence Française de Développement
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2021
This paper models long-term changes in minimum mortality temperatures (MMT), a well-established metric denoting the lowest risk of heat-related mortality, as a function of climate change and socio-economic progress across 3820 cities.
Nature Publishing Group
Coverpage of "Organisational preparedness for the physical risks of climate change in the UK"
2021
This report presents the headline findings from a national survey of UK-based organisations’ perceptions about adapting to a changing climate.
Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy University of Leeds London School of Economics and Political Science, the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Coverpage of "Tackling the effects of climate change on health in the Mediterranean and surrounding regions: Including assessments from countries in the Middle East, North Africa and the Balkans: Summary of a workshop held in May 2021"
2021
Tackling the effects of climate change on health in the Mediterranean and surrounding regions: Including assessments from countries in the Middle East, North Africa and the Balkans: Summary of a workshop held in May 2021
European Academies Science Advisory Council The Cyprus Institute Water Research and Management Programme, InterAcademy Panel on International Issues (the)
Coverpage of "InsuRisk Report 2021: Disaster risk, social protection and readiness for insurance solutions"
2021
The report introduces the concept of social protection, provides an overview of the current state of social protection, discusses the linkages between social protection and climate, and sheds light on social protection in the broader realm of risk insurance.
United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security