Principles of Climate Risk Management for Climate Proofing Projects

Publication | July 2020

This working paper recommends guiding principles to streamline the application of the climate risk management (CRM) approach, aligned with the main phases of the ADB project cycle.

Since 2014, ADB has adopted the CRM approach to scale up investments in climate change adaptation. The guiding principles presented here are based on lessons learned from ADB’s implementation of CRM over the years.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Moving the Process Upstream—The Strategic Level
  • Project Concept Phase
  • Project Preparation Phase
  • Strengthening Downstream—The Implementation Level
  • Conclusion

Additional Details

Authors
Type
Series
Subjects
  • Climate change
  • Strengthening policies, governance, and capacities
  • Promoting climate resilient development
Pages
  • 52
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • WPS200203-2

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