National Geospatial Database for Maldives to Mainstream Climate Change Adaptation in Development Planning

Publication | November 2019

This brief discusses the establishment of a geospatial database to help Maldives integrate climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction in development planning.

It explains how technical assistance helped build a geospatial database on coastal and marine ecosystems and how climate risk screening was tested on selected development projects. It highlights lessons and suggests ways forward for policymakers in Maldives.

Additional Details

Authors
Type
Series
Subjects
  • Climate change
  • Strengthening policies, governance, and capacities
  • Promoting climate resilient development
  • Information and Communications Technology
Countries
  • Maldives
Pages
  • 7
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • BRF190518
ISBN
  • 978-92-9261-862-9 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-863-6 (electronic)
ISSN
  • 2071-7202 (print)
  • 2218-2675 (electronic)

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