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Examining Cooperation for Climate Change Adaptation in Southeast Asia: The Case of Lower Mekong River Basin
(S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2018-04-30)
A number of international initiatives on climate change identify cooperation as one of the means to addressing the changing climate. Cooperation also applies in the context of climate change adaptation. As one of the global hotspots for disaster risk, ...
The Case for a Dedicated Regional Mechanism for Climate Change: A Comparative Assessment
(S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2018-07-30)
Climate change is a common concern that requires collective efforts to address. Regional cooperation on climate change can take place either within a dedicated mechanism or as a part of a larger environmental agenda. Building on an earlier study that ...
Simultaneous Disasters in Southeast Asia: Is Risk Outpacing Resilience?
(S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-10-30)
Since Southeast Asian leaders signed the ASEAN Agreement on Disaster Management and Emergency Response (AADMER) in 2005, the region has prioritised developing national and regional disaster management capabilities to respond to disasters. However, the ...
Towards Policy Integration of Disaster Risk, Climate Adaptation, and Development in ASEAN: A Baseline Assessment
(S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-01-30)
This NTS Insight attempts to create a baseline assessment of disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) policies in ten Southeast Asian countries. More than 50 per cent of global disaster mortality occurred in Southeast Asia ...