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dc.contributor.authorYounus, M.-
dc.identifier.citationNatural Hazards, 2017; 89(3):1437-1459-
dc.description.abstractAfter reviewing relevant climate impact assessment guidelines derived from those of the United States Country Study Program (USCSP), the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and UNEP, the author adopted a set of impact assessment steps towards a methodological procedure for assessing vulnerability and adaptation (V and A) in a Bangladesh coastal cyclone-prone area. This paper classifies and prioritizes the intensity of V and A issues through weighting index values of two recent cyclones: 'Sidr' in 2007 and 'Aila' in 2009. This study offers a model using V and A techniques ideal for immediate policy-making in order to reduce future vulnerability at local level.-
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityMd Aboul Fazal Younus-
dc.rights© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2017-
dc.subjectIPCC; cyclone; storm surges; impact guidelines; vulnerability; adaptation; PRA; climate change; community-based adaptation committee; adaptation policy; Bangladesh-
dc.titleAn assessment of vulnerability and adaptation to cyclones through impact assessment guidelines: a bottom-up case study from Bangladesh coast-
dc.typeJournal article-
dc.identifier.orcidYounus, M. [0000-0003-0495-9668]-
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