Climate Action South Asia: Information Update No. 4 (Addressing Climate Risks in Development Interventions)

Publication | November 2013
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This issue introduces a systematic approach to climate risk screening being applied to ADB projects in South Asian countries.

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As a first step toward addressing climate change risks in development investment, a climate change risk screening system is being applied in projects in the six South Asia developing members of ADB. Using extensive geophysical information and downscaled high-resolution climate data, the screening system enables localized climate impact assessments by analyzing both natural hazards in the project areas and climate-related risks to the project investment.

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Climate change
  • Promoting climate resilient development
Countries
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • India
  • Maldives
  • Nepal
  • Sri Lanka
SKU
  • ARM136097-2

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