Individual adaptation to floods: A call to expand beyond a four-country survey

The SC3 lab is running a longitudinal survey in four countries studying the drivers of individual adaptation to floods. The initial survey reveals differences in the effects of factors motivating action. For those of you who work with primary survey data let’s get in touch and explore the synergies of uniting fragmented knowledge! 

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Individual adaptation to floods: A call to expand beyond a four-country survey

Flooding along the Karnali River: Lessons learnt through knowledge exchange

Read Laura Quick's reflection on her travels along the Karnali district in Western Nepal to meet local communities living on the floodplain of the Karnali River to gain insight into their life on the young, dynamic, Himalayan River.

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Flooding along the Karnali River: Lessons learnt through knowledge exchange

New homes in UK’s struggling neighbourhoods disproportionately affected by increase in flood risk from climate change

Climate change induced increases in flood-prone new homes built in England and Wales over the last decade could be 10 to 13 times higher in struggling neighbourhoods compared to more affluent ones, according to a new report published 3rd November by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics and Political Science. 

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New homes in UK’s struggling neighbourhoods disproportionately affected by increase in flood risk from climate change

Is this new framework what is needed to better assess nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation?

Nainika Singh recently completed her master’s degree in international development at University of Edinburgh and as part of her degree worked with Practical Action to review their new ‘business case’ framework for evaluating what is often described as nature-based or eco-solutions for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. She shares her reflections in this blog. 

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Is this new framework what is needed to better assess nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation?

As climate change fuels disasters, can remittances fund early help?

Getting cash to those in harm's way before a disaster strike saves money and heartache, and remittances might be one source of it

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As climate change fuels disasters, can remittances fund early help?
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