2020 NOV 20 (NewsRx) — By a
Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from Environment Agency Austria: “Numerous countries have a long and successful history in disaster risk management (DRM) to avoid, minimize and manage damage caused by extreme weather events. In addition, climate change adaptation (CCA) focuses on managing the risks resulting from climate change today and in the future. To improve the effectiveness and efficiency of managing climate-related risks, these two independent approaches need to be linked closer in a more holistic approach – a concept that has been termed climate risk management (CRM). In order to build stronger ties in practice, it is crucial to first understand current governance structures in specific countries or regions. This paper focuses on
According to the news reporters, the research concluded: “Based on these insights, we conclude that a comprehensive CRM, which aligns DRM and CCA practice, does not yet exist in
For more information on this research see: The status of climate risk management in
A free version of this journal article is available at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crm.2020.100246.
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