Transferring Climate Induced Disaster Risks Policy, Practices and Readiness of Bangladesh

Globally, the weather-related extreme events and associated loss and damages (L&D) have increased significantly. With of high confidence, the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC AR5) published in 2014 stated that the risks associated with those extreme weather events will further increase, putting the disproportionate burden of climate stress and […]

Training on ‘Climate Change: Impacts, Policies and Actions

Center for Participatory Research and Development (CPRD) implemented a two-day training programme titled ‘Climate Change: Impacts, Policies, and Actions’ during 8-9 October 2018 at the NGO Affairs Bureau (NGOAB) of the Government of Bangladesh. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad, Chairman, PKSF, Mr. K.M. Abdus Salam, Director General, NGOAB, Dr. Md. Helal Uddin, Director, NGOAB and Md Shamsuddoha, […]

Country needs more researches on L&D to integrate this to the IPCC’s Assessment Reports

Center for Participatory Research and Development-CPRD along with its allied organizations namely Christian Commission for Development in Bangladesh (CCDB), Network on Climate Change Bangladesh (NCCB) Trust and Coastal Development Partnership (CDP) organized a study sharing seminar titled “Climate-Induced Non-economic Loss and Damages (NELDs): Evidences from the Ground” which was held at The Daily Star Center […]

Country Requires a Policy Guideline for Climate Induced Risk Transfer Mechanisms

Dhaka, 28 July 2018: Speakers in a study sharing seminar in Dhaka reasoned for a National Crop Insurance Policy to offset/transfer loss of crops and other valuables caused by weather anomalies and associated disaster events. Center for Participatory Research and Development-CPRD organized this seminar titled “Readiness of the Insurance Sector in Offsetting Climate Change Induced […]

Impacts of Climate Change on major Economic, Social and Livelihood Sectors in the Climate Hot Spots, especially in the Coastal and Haor Areas

Impacts of Climate Change on major Economic, Social and Livelihood Sectors in the Climate Hot Spots, especially in the Coastal and Haor Areas, with the support from Bangladesh Climate Change Trust Fund (BCCTF) of the Government of Bangladesh and in association with Palli-Karmo Shahayak Foundation (PKSF), Bangladesh. This research study is focused on two key […]

Support to Bangladesh on Climate Change Negotiation and Knowledge management on various stream of UNFCCC process

Support to Bangladesh on Climate Change Negotiation and Knowledge management on the various stream of UNFCCC process, in association with Bangladesh Institute of Development Study (BIDS) under the financial support from IUCN Bangladesh. The study focused on the first thematic area of Bangladesh Climate Change Strategy and Action Plan (BCCSAP) i.e., – estimating the cost […]

“Psycho-social support for women and children at vulnerable Areas”

Study on “Psycho-social support for women and children at vulnerable Areas” has been implementing by CPRD with the financial support from Climate Change and Health Promotion Unit, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Bangladesh to investigate the nature and consequences of psychological trauma caused by disaster and identify required psycho-social support for women […]

Establishing Links between Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in the Context of Loss and Damage and developing policy paper and roadmap for bridging the gap between Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation

Establishing Links between Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in the Context of Loss and Damage and developing policy paper and roadmap for bridging the gap between Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation, under a project implemented by IIED, Germanwatch, MunichRe Foundation and ICCCAD