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A Framework for transforming the relationship between development and disaster risk

Part of the IRDR working paper series, this paper lays out a framework for transforming the relationship between development and disaster risk.

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Aftermath of the 2015 earthquake in Nepal
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What is equitable resilience?

This discussion brief outlines four key elements for equitable resilience-building in development and disaster risk management.

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Assessing an innovation's social and technical readiness

The TIF is a standard method to assess an innovation´s technical and social readiness. It is being tested and improved using a selection from more than 75 innovations throughout Europe.

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Inception meeting of the Pan-Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) fellowship program, July 2014
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ProSus #1: Building Leadership for Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia

The first issue of ProSus Magazine explores ideas and solutions for disaster risk reduction in Asia, highlighting research from the Pan-Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) Fellowship program.

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Engaging the Public into Climate Resilience

Réseau de Transport d’Électricité de France engaging consumers to manage peak electricity demand with communication expertise.

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Reducing energy demand with conservation standards

The U.S. Department of Energy adopting energy conservation standards leading to energy savings

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Optimising equipment operation for warmer temperatures

PG&E developing operating practices to reduce the vulnerability of substation equipment to increasing temperatures.

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Projecting the Impacts of Climate Change on the Flow Regime of the Columbia River Basin

The Bonneville Power Administration collaborated with researchers to develop a climate change streamflow dataset for the Columbia River Basin using the latest climate simulations.

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View climate adaptation projects plotted on a global map, browsable by theme or network. Find out who is doing what, and where, alongside climate station data.

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