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Climate change related risk and adaptation strategies in coastal area of Bangladesh

Ongoing

This project aims to idetify the spatial variability and prioritize the majore causes of vulnerabilities and risks to climate change of the people living in the coastal area of Bangladesh. It will also evaluate the predictions regarding the inundation of coastal lowland due to predicted sea level rise. The adaptation practices of the people based on the indigenous knowledge will be identified.

Intervention type

ICP PhD Scholarships

Duration

01/10/2013 - 30/09/2017

This project is being implemented in:
Bangladesh Created by potrace 1.10, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2011
Local supervisor Amanat Ullah Khan
Flemish supervisor Matthieu Kervyn
Local partner institution Vrije Universiteit Brussel
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Local partner institution University of Dhaka
visit http://www.du.ac.bd/academic/department_item/IER
Budget € 107.807
Scholar Mohammad Abdul Quader