The Governments of Italy and Austria are implementing a wide range of energy and climate change related projects in 12 Pacific Island Countries with the overall goal of supporting sustainable development initiatives on islands. Six of these energy efficiency and renewable energy projects are being implemented by IUCN in Tonga, Palau, Tuvalu, Marshall Islands, Samoa and Vanuatu.
Empowering Communities & Strengthening Resilience – Partnerships for Disaster Resilience for Thailand
22 Oct 2015
This publication serves to document the lessons learned by Asian Disaster Preparedness Center ADPC and its development partners during their work in Thailand, with a focus on the implementation experience of projects following the ‘Great Floods...
Tags: Report, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Resilience, Urban Risk Reduction
21 Apr 2015
Preparing for Disasters with Mr. Radar is a video animation produced in English and Thai language in order to promote learning among children in Thailand on immediate and long-term climate risks. Through this animation, children as part of communit...
Tags: Awareness material, Youth Preparedness
Measuring Resilience Capability of Drought-prone Desert Communities: A Case Study of Tharparkar, Pakistan
07 Jun 2018
Abstract The purpose of this paper is to propose a mathematical index to measure the resilient capability of drought-prone desert communities in Tharparkar, Pakistan. The paper analyses the constructs and definitions of the term resilience, describes...
Tags: Research, Resilience