Advancing Inclusive and Resilient Urban Development Targeted at the Urban Poor: Pro-poor Climate Change Adaptation for Urban Areas Consultant's Report

Consultants' Reports | September 2020

The paper conceptualizes the correlation between adaptation and vulnerability to climate change; specifically, it presents a continuum of response strategies, and the implications this has for vulnerability at its various stages. It goes on to examine priorities and focus areas for building more integrated responses in urban areas, with a particular focus on the key guiding principles for planning and implementing pro-poor informal settlement upgrading. It concludes with a reflection on the implications of upgrading programs for climate change adaptation.

Consultants' reports describe activities by a consultant or group of consultants related to preparing a technical assistance project.

This document dated September 2020 is provided for the ADB project 51325-001.