Md. Shamsuddoha

Loss and Damage Negotiation at the UNFCCC: An Era of Liability and Compensation

Over the years, with the increase of climate change impacts, the ideological basis as well as functional response of the Convention has greatly shifted. In the initial years, from 1990 to 2000, the policy focus was on mitigation. From 2001 to 2007 it was on adaptation and since 2008 focus has been shifted to think.. Read More

Local Perspective on Loss and Damage in the Context of Extreme Events

This paper investigates how loss and damage from extreme events is being experienced at the local level – in this case cyclones in the coastal region of Khulna – and what approaches are being used to address it. To better understand how communities in Bangladesh are experiencing loss and damage from extreme events, in this.. Read More

Establishing Links between Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in the Context of Loss and Damage

The overarching aim of this paper is to examine the challenges of addressing loss and damage through national institutional arrangements that integrate disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) in Bangladesh. As DRR and CCA share many aims and methodologies, greater synthesis and coordination between these two fields will help to eliminate redundancy,.. Read More

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