Migrations internationales et stratégies de développement dans un contexte d’incertitude climatique en zones semi-arides du Sénégal

This policy brief looks at the role and place of financial and non-financial migrant transfers in mitigating the effects and shocks related to climate risks in semi-arid regions of Senegal. The research highlights the significant role migration can play as a buffer against economic shocks induced by climate vulnerability.

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Genre, vulnérabilité et adaptation : cas des femmes entrepreneures en zones semi-arides du Sénégal

This French-language working paper analyses the responses of women entrepreneurs in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to the adverse effects of climate change in semi-arid lands (SALs) of Senegal.

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Les envois des migrants : un levier important pour un développement résilient aux changements climatiques dans les zones semi-arides du Sénégal

This French-language policy brief reviews the main lessons and recommendations of PRISE project 2 work on ‘Migration, remittances, adaptation and resilience in arid and semi-arid regions of Senegal and Tajikistan,’ including exploring the links between migration, migrant remittances and climate change resilience in Senegal.

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Unlocking climate-resilient economic development in drylands: pathways to a resilient world

In this submission to the Talanoa Dialogue, PRISE puts forward the view that alongside discussions on increasing global mitigation ambition, the dialogue should also focus on enhancing adaptation and building resilience worldwide, while supporting economic transformation that is climate resilient.

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Small Grants Programme: The role of climate risk in multiple-purpose dam finance in East Africa

This report provides an overview and analysis of current developments in East African dam finance and climate risk. It calls for improved understanding of climate risk from the beginning of dam projects and improved local institutions to strengthen water and energy policies by incorporating climate risk screenings.

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Gestion des inondations dans les villes de Ouagadougou et de Bobo-Dioulasso dans un contexte urbain – entre jeux d’acteurs et logiques territoriale

This French-language report describes how Burkina Faso seeks to manage the problems of urban flooding in its two principal cities, Ouagadougou and Bobo-Dioulasso. It makes recommendations for national leaders and city mayors to bring about better management of the risks of urban flood in Burkina Faso.

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Climate change adaptation among female-led Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in semi-arid areas: A case study from Kenya

This working paper explores how female-led micro, small, and medium enterprises in Kenya’s semi-arid lands experience and respond to climate risk. It has also been published as a chapter in the Handbook of Climate Change Resilience.

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Towards a climate resilient cotton value chain in Pakistan: Understanding key risks, vulnerabilities and adaptive capacities

This working paper identifies climate risks facing cotton value chain (CVC) actors in Pakistan based on various climate indicators, including temperature, rainfall and climate extremes. It formulates policy and practice interventions that could help promote an inclusive climate-resilient CVC in Pakistan.

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