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Chapter 1 Introduction

Further reading

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Practical guidance

K. Pasteur, From Vulnerability to Resilience: A Framework for Analysis and Action To Build Community Resilience (Rugby: Practical Action Publishing, 2011), http://practicalaction.org/from-vulnerability-to-resilience-framework-v2r
M. Turnbull, C. Sterrett and A. Hilleboe, Toward Resilience: A Guide to Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation (Rugby: Practical Action Publishing/Catholic Relief Services, 2013) http://www.preventionweb.net/english/professional/publications/v.php?id=30391.

Textbooks and information sources

IPCC, Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation: Special Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012), http://ipcc-wg2.gov/SREX/report.
K. Smith, Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing Disasters (London: Routledge, 6th edition, 2013).
K. Sudmeier-Rieux et al. (eds), Ecosystems, Livelihoods and Disasters: An Integrated Approach to Disaster Risk Management (Gland and Cambridge: International Union for the Conservation of Nature, 2006), http://cmsdata.iucn.org/downloads/ecosystems_livelihoods_and_disasters.pdf.
UNDP, Human Development Report 2014. Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience (New York: United Nations Development Programme, 2014), http://hdr.undp.org/en/2014-report.

Vulnerability and disasters

D. Hillier and G. E. Gastillo, No Accident: Resilience and the Inequality of Risk, Briefing Paper 172 (Oxford: Oxfam International, 2013), https://www.oxfam.org/en/research/no-accident-resilience-and-inequality-risk.
UNISDR, 2009 Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction: Risk and Poverty in a Changing Climate (Geneva: UNISDR, 2009) http://www.preventionweb.net/english/hyogo/gar.
B. Wisner et al., At Risk: Natural Hazards, People’s Vulnerability and Disasters (London: Routledge, 2nd edition, 2004).

Linking DRR and CCA

K. Harris and A. Bahadur, Harnessing Synergies: Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation in Disaster Risk Reduction Programmes and Policies (Johannesburg and Brighton: ActionAid and Institute of Development Studies, 2011), http://www.ids.ac.uk/files/dmfile/HarnessingSynergies2011ActionAidandIDS.pdf.
M. Ibrahim and N. Ward, Promoting Local Adaptive Capacity: Experiences from Africa and Asia (Milton Keynes: World Vision UK, 2012), http://9bb63f6dda0f744fa444-9471a7fca5768cc513a2e3c4a260910b.r43.cf3.rackcdn.com/files/1913/6854/5967/Promoting_Local_Adaptive_Capacity-_Experiences_from_Africa_and_Asia.pdf.
IFRC, A Guide to Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation (Geneva: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 2013), http://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/40786/DRR%20and%20CCA%20Mainstreaming%20Guide_final_26%20Mar_low%20res.pdf.
A. McDevitt, Climate Change Adaptation: Topic Guide (Birmingham: GSDRC, University of Birmingham, 2012), http://www.gsdrc.org/docs/open/CC112.pdf.
T. Mitchell et al., Climate Smart Disaster Risk Management (Brighton: Institute of Development Studies, Strengthening Climate Resilience Programme, 2010), http://www.preventionweb.net/files/15854_15846csdrm1.pdf.
N. Ranger, Topic Guide. Adaptation: Decision Making under Uncertainty, Evidence on Demand, 2013, http://www.evidenceondemand.info/topic-guideadaptation-decision-making-under-uncertainty.
P. Venton and S. LaTrobe, Linking Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction (Teddington: Tearfund 2008), http://www.preventionweb.net/files/3007_CCAandDRRweb.pdf.

Resilience

E. Combaz, Disaster Resilience: Topic Guide (Birmingham: GSDRC, University of Birmingham, 2014), http://www.gsdrc.org/go/topic-guides/disaster-resilience.
A. Mitchell, Risk and Resilience: From Good Idea to Good Practice (Paris: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development Development Assistance Committee, 2013), http://www.oecd.org/dac/FINAL%20WP%2013%20Resilience%20and%20Risk.pdf.
OECD, Guidelines for Resilience Systems Analysis (Paris: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, 2014), http://www.oecd.org/dac/Resilience%20Systems%20Analysis%20FINAL.pdf.
J. Twigg, Characteristics of a Disaster-Resilient Community(London: DRR Interagency Coordination Group, 2nd edition, 2009), http://community.eldis.org/.59e907ee/Characteristics2EDITION.pdf.

Websites

Africa Climate Change Resilience Alliance (ACCRA) http://community.eldis.org/accra/
Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) www.cdkn.org
Partners for Resilience http://www.partnersforresilience.nl/
Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre http://www.climatecentre.org/
Strengthening Climate Resilience http://community.eldis.org/scr/