Resilience to climate change in Bangladesh

Recent projects

Increasing the resilience of poor communities to cope with the impact of climate change

Project location: Gaibandha District Project end: October 2007 The aim of the project was to bring together issues of poverty reduction, environmental and natural resources management, disaster risk reduction and climate change.

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Community-based adaptation in vulnerable coastal areas of Bangladesh

Duration: March 2011-October 2012 Supported by: Asian Development Bank, Bangladesh Resident Mission (BRM) The project aims to mainstream climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) in community level planning and programming.

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Strengthening resilience of climate change-affected communities in south-western coastal area of Bangladesh

Duration: July 2011 – June 2013 Supported by: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Global Environment Fund (GEF) This project will improve the adaptive capacity of four villages (400 households directly) of Atulia union of Satkhira district by introducing appropriate knowledge and te...

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The following projects of Reducing Vulnerability Programme of Practical Action Bangladesh also have some components to adapt to changing climate and climatic variability.

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