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Economics of Climate Proofing at the Project Level: Two Pacific Case Studies
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-12-01)
This work supports ADB's thrust towards developing guidelines for climate adaptation and climate proofing of proposed projects in the Pacific DMCs, which are extremely vulnerable to climate change, particularly sea level rise. This study mainly involved ...
The Economics of Climate Change in Northeast Asia
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-11-01)
Climate change has been a salient issue for the countries of Northeast Asia (the People's Republic of China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, and Mongolia) in terms of impacts, adaptation, and mitigation. Preliminary analyses suggest that the costs of ...
Building Resilience to Climate Change: Adaptation Technical Resources
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-03-01)
This brochure gives a brief summary of the technical resources aimed to support ADB's operations departments and its DMC partners to identify climate change risks to development investments, and to plan for, implement, monitor and evaluate climate risk ...
Urban Climate Change Resilience: A Synopsis
(Asian Development Bank, 2014-06-30)
There is no single action that will make a city resilient to the shocks and stresses brought on by climate change. Urban Climate Change Resilience: A Synopsis provides a concise introduction to the core principles and qualities of urban climate change ...
Pacific Climate Change Program: Update No. 1
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-01-15)
The Pacific developing member countries (PDMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) are confronted with extraordinary circumstances with respect to climate change. They face dire and immediate consequences—from sea level rise and more frequent and ...