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Media and Disaster Risk Reduction Advances, Challenges and Potentials所収
著者:
Basnet
Suman
Shaw
Rajib
Chaudhury
Dhrupad

The Himalaya and Hindu Kush Region (HKH) is one of the world's most fragile ecosystems in terms of climate change and its impacts, such as, slow- and fast-onset disasters. Traditionally, nature and human beings have co-existed in this area with indigenous and local knowledge (ILK) systems and practices being used in different ways, such as for...

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Regional adaptation planning for addressing transboundary climate risks

7th Asia Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum

The Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region comprises the mountainous region spanning eight countries in South Asia, including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan. The HKH region is endowed with significant transboundary freshwater resources and biodiversity reserves. Nearly ten glacier, rainfall, and snow-fed...

査読付論文
Forests所収
著者:
Dhyani
Shalini
Indu K. Murthy
Kadaverugu
Rakesh
Manoj Kumar
Kritika Adesh Gadpayle

Traditional agroforestry systems across South Asia have historically supported millions of smallholding farmers. Since 2007 agroforestry has received attention in global climate discussions for its carbon sink potential. Agroforestry plays a defining role in offsetting greenhouse gases, providing sustainable livelihoods, localizing Sustainable...

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Concrete Actions and Mechanisms for Regional Cooperation Risk Communication & Regional Adaptation Planning

HKH to Glasgow: Climate action in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

This presentation is about concrete actions and mechanisms for regional collaboration to address regional systemic issues in the HKH region. The presentation identifies the barriers to the recognition of important regional adaptation issues, discusses some recent case studies of transboundary catastrophic events that highlighted the need for...

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査読付論文
Progress in Disaster Science所収
著者:
Avtar
Ram
Mukherjee
Abhijit
Ahsan
Md. Nasif
Cong Hiep Nguyen
Duc
Nguyen
Hong Quan
Shaw
Rajib
Mishra
Binaya Kumar

Rapid global changes (population growth, urbanization and frequent extreme weather conditions) have cumulatively affected local water bodies and resulted in unfavorable hydrological, ecological, and environmental changes in the major river systems. Particularly, communities in isolated riverine islands are heavily affected due to their poor...

委託報告書

The increasing frequency of heavy rainfalls and severe typhoons is said to be caused by the adverse effects of climate change. Among various climate change risks, physical damages by natural disasters in Japan are increasingly being acknowledged by the public and have been investigated in many studies. However, studies from overseas have pointed...

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査読付論文

Monitoring Effect of Spatial Growth on Land Surface Temperature in Dhaka

Remote Sensing所収
著者:
Rahman
Md. Mustafizur
Avtar
Ram
Yunus
Ali P.
Dou
Jie
Misra
Prakhar
Takeuchi
Wataru
Sahu
Netrananda
Kharrazi
Ali
Chakraborty
Shamik
Kurniawan
Tonni Agustiono
Spatial urban growth and its impact on land surface temperature (LST) is a high priority environmental issue for urban policy. Although the impact of horizontal spatial growth of cities on LST is well studied, the impact of the vertical spatial distribution of buildings on LST is under-investigated. This is particularly true for cities in sub...
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APN Science Bulletin所収

NON-ECONOMIC LOSS AND DAMAGE (NELD) could constitute a major proportion of the total loss and damage caused by any climate-related disasters. Despite this, most NELD has not been well measured and reported in most post-disaster reports and databases and has often not been given the attention it deserves in most disaster risk assessments and risk...

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Regional collaboration for climate and SDG actions in the HKH

The objectives of the session are to emphasize the following points: Climate Change in the Hindu Kush Himalayas will seriously comprise food, nutritional and energy security in the region and downstream, severely challenging abilities of nations – particularly the poorer nations– to achieve the SDGs. There is an urgent need for collective climate...

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Stakeholder consultation on Maximizing the Climate Security in Asia through a Coordinated Emergency Assistance Framework

Japan is one of the prominent contributors towards overseas development assistance (ODA) and emergency relief assistance (external emergency assistance, EEA) in the aftermath of major natural disasters. These assistances have costs and benefits to both the recipients and to the donor countries. In order to improve the efficacy of various forms of...