APN Funded Research

At the Eighth Annual Conference on Community-Based Adaptation, held in Kathmandu from 27 to 30 April 2014, the Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research announced the 14 successful projects in the call for proposals on focused activities on climate change adaptation, disaster risk reduction and loss and damage. The successful projects are listed below as well as on the APN website which can be accessed here.

Mr. Takemoto, Director of APN Secretariat, announces the titles of the awarded projects at CBA8 in Kathmandu, Nepal

Dr. Takemoto, Director of APN Secretariat, announces the titles of the awarded projects at CBA8 in Kathmandu, Nepal.


Developing Climate Inclusive Potential Loss and Damage Assessment Methodology for Flood Hazards
CAF2014-RR02-NMY-Singh Developing and promoting a people-centred approach to assess and address impacts of climate change induced loss and damage
CAF2014-RR03-NMY-Pereira Integrating CCA, DRR and L+D to address emerging challenges due to slow onset processes
CAF2014- RR04-NMY-Thomalla An analysis of longer-term (5-10 years) recovery following major disasters in the Asia Pacific Region: Lessons for resilient development
CAF2014- RR05-NMY-Lasco Assessing the linkages between climate change adaptation (CCA), disaster risk reduction (DRR), and Loss and Damage (L&D): Case studies in the floodplains of Cambodia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam
CAF2014-RR06(ARCP)-NMY-Wang Integrated flood modeling and Pre-Disaster Loss Estimation in Asian countries
CAF2014-RR07-NMY-Lotia Methods toolbox for assessing loss and damage at local level
CAF2014-RR08-NMY-Chiba Addressing non-economic losses and damages associated with climate change: Learning from the recent past extreme climatic events for future planning
CAF2014-RR09-NMY-Huong Climate change risk assessment and adaptation for loss and damage of urban transportation infrastructure (UTI) in Southeast Asia (SEA)
CAF2014-CD01-NMY-Wijenayake Enhancing Capacity of policymakers and practitioners in India, Sri Lanka and Nepal on Loss and Damage related to slow onset events in the region
CAF2014-CD02-NMY-Nhat Capacity Building for National, Provincial Stakeholders and Local cCommunities on Loss and Damage related to Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation
CAF2014-CD03-NMY-Ibrahim Building capacity for reducing loss and damage resulting from slow and rapid onset climatic extremes through risk reduction and proactive adaptation within the broader context of sustainable development
CAF2014-CD04-NSY-Sharma Can traditional livelihoods and mining co-exist in a changing climate: strengthening public-private partnerships in Mongolia to reduce risk and address Loss and Damage
CAF2014-CD05-NSY-Holland Capacity Building for Resilience Planning in Fiji: Bridging the science-policy-practice interface in Climate Change Adaptation (CCA), Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Loss and Damage (L+D)