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13 Aug 2018 description

This study aims to improve the understanding of the well-being and intangible impacts of flooding in Thua Thien Hue, Vietnam, and the role of ecosystem-based adaptation in mitigating flood risk.

23 Mar 2018 description

This policy brief describes the use of ecosystem-based adaptation as a tool for strengthening flood resilience in Vietnam. EbA is a more inclusive approach that takes into consideration vulnerable groups, whose livelihoods directly depend on natural resources, and make it a possible means to strengthen their position by offering multiple benefits. These measures also seem promising to help achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 5 (Gender equality), 10 (Reduced inequalities) and 13 (Climate Action).

21 Apr 2009 description

Andrea Iro

Abstract

The following dissertation is an assessment of the United Nations Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) and the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (PBF) by analysing their performance over the last two years in Sierra Leone, one of the first PBC focus countries. It explores the key question of how the PBC/PBF's mandate has been translated into operational practice in the field.

01 Apr 2009 description

The following dissertation is an assessment of the United Nations Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) and the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (PBF) by analysing their performance over the last two years in Sierra Leone, one of the first PBC focus countries. It explores the key question of how the PBC/PBF's mandate has been translated into operational practice in the field.