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Building resilience for all: intersectional approaches for reducing vulnerability to natural hazards in Nepal and KenyaOverseas Development Institute, 2019Intersectional approaches recognise that ‘people have different identities, needs, priorities and capacities which are not static, and will shift and change over time – affecting their ability to prepare for, cope with and respond to natural hazards and climate variability’.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2017Humanitarian crises appear dramatic, overwhelming and sudden, with aid required immediately to save lives. Whereas climate change is about changing hazard patterns and crises are in reality rarely unexpected, with academic researchers and humanitarian and development organisations warning about possible risks for months before they take place.DocumentIdeas to Impact, 2015The aim of this paper is to examine the role of innovation prizes in supporting adaptation to climate change in the context of development, in view of two parallel trends: First, a growing interest in applying innovation prizes to international development, and second, the increasing focus on ensuring that adaptation funding and implementation are achieving the goals of supporting the poorest aDocument
Pushed to the limit: Evidence of climate change-related loss and damage when people face constraints and limits to adaptationUnited Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security, 2013Research report assessing climate change related loss and damage and evidence of subsequent societal impacts.DocumentAdapting to Climate Change in China, 2013This report, produced by Adapting to Climate Change in China amongst others, identifies key opportunities and avenues for South-South learning and cooperation to address climate change, is a critical tool for international development organisations, national governments and policy-makers.Document
Southern voices on climate policy choices: analysis of and lessons learned from civil society advocacy on climate changeInternational Institute for Environment and Development, 2012Since the beginning of international climate change negotiations, civil society has worked alongside governments in shaping global agreements and keeping an eye on the implementation (and sometimes the lack of implementation) of these agreements. This report is the first joint product of the Southern Voices capacity building programme.Document
Local voices, global choices: for successful disaster risk reduction (DRR). A collection of case studies about community-centre partnerships for DRRProVention Consortium, 2009Local Voices Global Choices is an interagency initiative supported by Action aid, British Red Cross, Christian Aid, Global Network of CSOs for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), International federation of the Red Cross, Oxfam, Practical Action, ProVention Consortium, Save the Children, and Tearfund.This report contains a number of case studies from around the world, which highlight what can be achievDocumentid21 Development Research Reporting Service, 2007Climate change will increase the gaps between developed and developing countries, in terms of wealth, health and food security. This will make achieving goals to reduce poverty more difficult.