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Cognitive Resilience in Central Asia

13 Jul 2017
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2017/05 – Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS); After the EU Global Strategy – Building Resilience; Author(s): Flemming Splidsboel Hanse - Details

Resilient states are not immune to challenges, but have the provisions in place to react flexibly and rapidly in order to maintain an acceptable level of state functioning. This report is a contribution to turning the broad objective of resilience building into more or less actionable policy priorities for the EU.

Climate-Resilient Planning: Reflections on Testing a New Toolkit

13 Jul 2017
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2017/03 – Overseas Development Institute (ODI); ODI Research Report; Author(s): Mariana Matoso, Raj Kumar Gc, Guy Jobbins - Details

This Planning and implementing resilient basic service delivery systems on theground can be challenging. This paper explores how the BRACED Knowledge Manager in collaboration with two BRACED Implementing Partners developed a toolkit to guide staff through this process.

Poverty, Disasters and Remittances: Do Remittances and Past Disasters Influence Households’ Resilience?

13 Jul 2017
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2017/04 – Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Développement International (CERDI); Études et Documents n° 8; Author(s): Tebkie ta Alexandra Tapsoba - Details

Using a multi-topic household panel survey conducted in Burkina Faso by the “Institut national de la statistique et de la démographie” (INSD), in 2014, this paper assesses the impact of remittances on poverty in Burkina Faso. To do so, a poverty index is computed using household’s housing characteristics.

Resilience Planning in Asian Cities: Lessons From the ICLEI–ACCCRN Process

13 Jul 2017
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2017/04 – International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED); IIED Brief; Author(s): William Monteith, Diane Archer, et al. - Details

Asian cities are on the frontline of climate change. A third of all low-elevation coastal zones in the world are located in Asia, where two-thirds of the world’s urban population reside. A number of Asian cities have been involved in climate change adaptation and resilience-building initiatives, focusing on the capacity of local governments to assess vulnerabilities and implement effective mitigation strategies. One such initiative is the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience network (ACCCRN).

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