Book 2017

Identifying Emerging Issues in Disaster Risk Reduction, Migration, Climate Change and Sustainable Development

Shaping Debates and Policies

ISBN: 978-3-319-33878-1 (Print) 978-3-319-33880-4 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

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    Pages 1-11

    Introduction: Exploring Linkages Between Disaster Risk Reduction, Climate Change Adaptation, Migration and Sustainable Development

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    Pages 13-31

    Human Mobility in a Socio-Environmental Context: Complex Effects on Environmental Risk

  4. Disaster Risk Reduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-33

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      Pages 35-51

      Disaster Risk Reduction in the Era of “Homeland Security”: The Struggle for Precautionary, Preventive, and Non-violent Approaches

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      Pages 53-65

      Water-Related Risks in the Area of Dakar, Senegal: Coastal Aquifers Exposed to Climate Change and Rapid Urban Development

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      Pages 67-80

      Dike Risk: Revealing the Academic Links Between Disaster Risk Reduction, Sustainable Development, Climate Change, and Migration

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      Pages 81-99

      Jakarta: Mumbai—Two Megacities Facing Floods Engaged in a Marginalization Process of Slum Areas

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      Pages 101-124

      The Necessity of Early Warning Articulated Systems (EWASs): Critical Issues Beyond Response

  5. Migration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-144

      Applications of Disaster Risk Reduction Principles and Operational Mechanisms to Migration in Contexts of Instability

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      Pages 145-160

      Linking Migration, Mobility, and Development for Strengthening Adaptation to Climate and Disaster Risks: Reflections from Nepal

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      Pages 161-176

      Overcoming Land Tenure Barriers in Shelter and Other Reconstruction Activities in Post-disaster Settings

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      Pages 177-194

      Impacts of Outmigration on Land Management in a Nepali Mountain Area

  6. Climate Change Adaptation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Pages 197-210

      Reflections on Disaster Diplomacy for Climate Change and Migration

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      Pages 211-230

      Local Knowledge for Addressing Climate Change Risks at Local Level: A Case Study from Nepal

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      Pages 231-247

      Building Farm Resilience in a Changing Climate: Challenges, Potentials, and Ways Forward for Smallholder Cocoa Production in Bolivia

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      Pages 249-266

      The Role of Traditional Knowledge to Frame Understanding of Migration as Adaptation to the “Slow Disaster” of Sea Level Rise in the South Pacific

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      Pages 267-275

      Conclusions: Linking Sustainable Development, Disaster Risk Reduction, Climate Change Adaptation, and Migration—Policy Implications and Outlook

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 277-281