Vulnerability to Climate Change: Adaptation Strategies and Layers of Resilience - Quantifying Vulnerability to Climate Change in Thailand. Research Report No. 9 uri icon

abstract

  • The main objective of vulnerability analysis is to understand the extent to which the system is susceptibleto the sustaining damage from climate change. The analysis was carried out based on the different setsof socio-economic variables using the standard IPCC methodology. The northeastern region of Thailandis highly vulnerable compared to the other regions. Further, the provincial vulnerability mapping for thenortheastern region was also undertaken. This study was done as a precursor to the micro/householdanalysis on exposure, sensitivity and adaptive capacity

publication date

  • 2013