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Stories from seven years of pioneering climate change resilience building in Vietnam

It is becoming more and more obvious to urban dwellers in Vietnam, especially during the last ten years, that they are facing ever-increasing risks from the impacts of climate change. Vulnerability to climate change is not merely a matter of … Continue reading

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Community Engagement as a Powerful Tool for Urban Disaster Risk Reduction

Urban Community-Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) was proved to be a topic of high concern to our UCR-CoP participants as the meeting room was packed on Friday last week (Mar 18, 2016) in the first UCR-CoP event of 2016. Two … Continue reading

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Towards a disaster resilient energy supply in Quy Nhon City

The impacts from climate related disasters, such as drought and typhoons, on people’s livelihoods are significant. Yet, energy supply is not often highlighted in discussions about urban climate resilience. A research by GreenID and Challenge to Change sheds some light on … Continue reading

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