Managing Climate Impacts on Health in Water and Agriculture Sectors and Disaster Risk Reduction (TA-7407)

DATE OF ENTRY

26 April 2012

PROJECT STATUS

Ongoing

Implementing Organisation

Asian Development Bank

The TA will achieve (i) better understanding of the links between impacts of climate change in agriculture and water sector and its consequences for the health of the populations in the Asia-Pacific region; (ii) identification of climate-related health risks/impacts in agriculture and water sector projects, and in disaster risk management (including in early warning systems); (iii) climate-related health risks in the water and agriculture sectors, and in disaster risk management will be more systematically addressed ; and (iv) conceptual framework and methodology to estimate the costs of climate change on health. 

Implementing Organisation: 

Asian Development Bank

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