Preparing for climatic extremes : stories from Noakhali Sadar and Subarnachar low-lying coastal areas of Bangladesh

Complete Title: 
Preparing for climatic extremes : stories from Noakhali Sadar and Subarnachar low-lying coastal areas of Bangladesh
IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

This pictorial book captures the lives and livelihoods of the farmers and fishermen in the Noakhali Sadar and Subarnachar, low-lying coastal areas of Bangladesh.It also shows adaptation measures being adopted to respond to current and future changes in the climate regime.As part of the preparation for this book a study was carried out to assess the vulnerability of the people of Noakhali. It noted that their vulnerability is exacerbated by natural disasters and their socioeconomic conditions.

Imprint: 
Dhaka, BD : IUCN Bangladesh Country Office, 2008
Physical Description: 
[in various pagings] : ill.
Publication Year: 
2008
ISBN: 
984-8574-26-3

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Number of copies: 
2
Language(s): 
English
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Record created: 2013/09/12
Record updated: 2019/02/12