Climate risk

Alternate Term Label:
Climate uncertainty
Climate-related financial disclosures
TCFD
NARROWER TERMS:
Report

A Pacific disaster prevention review

This report argues that taking stock of regional achievements in disaster risk reduction policy and practice is important, alongside identifying the areas where the region needs to focus most in the coming years.
Report

Reducing the risk of protracted and multiple disaster displacements in Asia-Pacific

This report explores multiple and protracted displacements caused by natural hazard-related disasters in Asia-Pacific, including those influenced by climate change and climate variability.
Discussion paper

Why climate change and human rights are a business issue

The Global Compact Network Australia, the local network of the United Nations Global Compact, has released this discussion paper on climate change and human rights. The paper highlights the central role businesses play in determining whether or not global temperature increases can be limited to...
Report

Climate change, conflict and security scan: analysis of current thinking

This second instalment of ODI’s climate change, conflict and security scan, summarises the latest developments on Twitter, in the blogosphere, and in grey and academic literature, to find new themes and emerging discourse on the intersection of climate and conflict risk.
Report

Climate change, conflict and security scan: analysis of current thinking

This 'scan' aims to help policy-makers, practitioners and academics who are short on time get to grips with the range of literature, discourse and social media coverage of the intersection of resilience, climate change, conflict and security.
Working paper

The future of disaster risk pooling for developing countries: where do we go from here?

The study examines three key questions that aim to provide insight on the regional risk pools and the larger context of disaster risk finance at a key juncture in the evolution of the pools and in the international policy debate.
Working paper

Framework for the assessment of benefits of action/cost of inaction (BACI) for drought preparedness

This paper suggests a methodological framework for assessment of benefits of action and costs of inaction (BACI) as a tool to support a shift in drought policy and programs from crisis management to a risk management approach.
Report

State of the climate in 2018

This report is based on contributions from scientists from around the world. It provides a detailed update on global climate indicators, notable weather events, and other data collected by environmental monitoring stations and instruments located on land, water, ice, and in space.
Journal article

Amplification of risks to water supply at 1.5 °C and 2 °C in drying climates: a case study for Melbourne, Australia

This study highlights the need to accelerate greenhouse gas mitigation efforts to reduce risks to climate dependent water supply systems of Melbourne.
Journal article

Built-up growth impacts on digital elevation model and flood risk susceptibility prediction in Muaeng district, Nakhon Ratchasima (Thailand)

The transformation of land-use and land cover in Nakhon Ratchasima province, Thailand has rapidly changed over the last few years. The major factors affecting the growth in the province arise from the huge expansion of developing areas, according to the government’s development plans that aim...