Bangladesh Communities Show how they Adapt to Climate Change

Best Practice / Lessons Learned

Bangladesh Communities Show how they Adapt to Climate Change

AUTHORS: Saleemul Huq

PUBLISHED DATE

June 2011

RESOURCE

Climate change experts travelled across Bangladesh to learn how vulnerable communities - flood plains, coastal locations and drought-prone sites - are rising to the challenge of coping with drought and floods. The experts were split into different groups, and they travelled to different parts of the country for three days to learn from the locals, government organizations and NGOs about how communities are protecting themselves from drought, flood and rising temperature and sea levels.  Read more: Bangladesh communities show how they adapt to climate change : http://www.guardian.co.uk/global-development/poverty-matters/2011/apr/05...