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Climate change adaptation projects: integrating prioritization and evaluation

Gianoli, Alberto, Grafakos, Stelios, Olivotto, Veronica, Haque, Anika Nasra (2012) Climate change adaptation projects: integrating prioritization and evaluation. In: Sixth Urban Research and Knowledge Symposium 2012, 8 Oct-10 Oct, 2012, Spain. (KAR id:82826)

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Abstract

The paper analyses the challenges of evaluating climate change adaptation measures and describes a general assessment framework that takes these challenges into consideration. The framework is integrated into an innovative decision making tool, CLIMate ACTions Prioritization (CLIMACT Prio), for the screening, prioritization and evaluation of climate change adaptation measures. CLIMACT Prio applies Multi Criteria Analysis to assist urban decision makers in identifying a wide range of decision criteria and setting priorities among different objectives. The paper concludes with the description of the preliminary application of the CLIMACT Prio to the case of Dhaka, Bangladesh, where the tool was used to prioritise and select alternative adaptation measures aimed at protecting vulnerable areas from flooding

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Uncontrolled keywords: Evaluation, climate change adaptation, multi criteria analysis, decision making support tools
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Human and Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation
Depositing User: Anika Haque
Date Deposited: 08 Sep 2020 19:00 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 14:14 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/82826 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Haque, Anika Nasra: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0717-376X
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