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Peer-reviewed Article
In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DISASTER RESILIENCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
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This paper aims to identify and prioritize key non-economic loss and damages (NELDs) caused by the 2009 Cyclone Aila in Khulna District of Bangladesh and to identify appropriate practices to address the NELDs. The analytic hierarchy process was applied to prioritize key criteria, NELD indicators and practices that should be integrated into disaster...
Peer-reviewed Article
In APN Science Bulletin
Author:
Joy J.
Pereira
Arpah A.
Bakar
Divya S.
Solomon
Juan J.
Pulhin
J.
J. Cummins
Several risk insurance initiatives have been implemented at the grassroots level for reducing the vulnerability of communities to natural disasters. Despite these efforts, the penetration of risk insurance in developing Asia is poor compared to many developed countries due to several barriers that this sector is facing and the cost of insurance...
Book Chapter
In Financial Inclusion for Poverty Alleviation Issues and Case Studies for Sustainable Development
Lack of economic opportunity has been identified as one of the important bottlenecks for achieving development and empowerment as a result of which several financial inclusion projects and programs have been introduced globally in the past several decades. These financial inclusion instruments range between providing cash at hand to invest in...
Discussion Paper
本ディスカッション・ペーパーは、ビジネス業界および金融セクターが、気候変動リスクとビジネス機会の認識を通じ、脱炭素化およびレジリエントな社会構築に向けて投資を拡大していくための行動を更に促すため、必要となる重要な政策ツールや環境整備を明らかにすることを目的としている。第一章では、ビジネス業界および金融セクターにおける気候関連リスクとビジネス機会について定義する。ここでは、G20の金融安定理事会のもとに創設された「気候関連財務情報開示に関するタスクフォース」による提言を主として参照する。第二章では、ビジネス・金融セクターが気候関連リスクとビジネス機会に対応するために具体的行動の選択肢を特定する。第三章では、グリーン投資がこのような行動をどのように後押しできるか、また...
Discussion Paper
This discussion paper aims to identify critical factors to encourage the business and finance sectors to act on transitioning to investments for decarbonised and resilient society by recognising the climate risks and opportunities. Chapter 1 defines climate risks and opportunities for the business and finance sectors, referring mainly to...
Policy Brief
Banks face major losses unless climate risks are properly assessed and addressed. This policy brief makes recommendations to strengthen the integration of climate risks into banks' risk management and financial accounting so the banking sector can be more financially sustainable. 銀行が気候変動に伴うリスクを適切に評価し対処しない場合、巨額の損失に直面する危険性を指摘し、銀行セクターに対して...
Commentary (Op. Ed)
2016年12月14日、「気候関連の財務情報開示に関するタスクフォース(TCFD)による提言報告書」が発表されたが、本コメンタリは、企業の気候関連財務情報開示はSDGs投資拡大につながっていくのかについて議論したものである。
Peer-reviewed Article
In International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management
This paper aims to assess climate change-related non-economic loss and damage (NELD) through case studies of Bangladesh and Japan, evaluate how NELD are addressed in these countries and provide the ways forward for further improvement. Design/methodology/approach This paper reviewed the literature to examine NELD and looked into currently available...