Further reading

Guides, manuals and reports from adaptation experiences

Name Type Size
Adaptation Assessment, Planning and Practice: An Overview from the Nairobi Work Programme on Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change
Author: UNFCCC 2010
Guide5.6 MB
Climate Change Impact Chain - Coffee
A fact sheet on climate change impact chains for coffee. Part of the study "Impact Chains for some Key Crops". Author: GIZ 2013
962.2 KB
Climate Change Impact Chain - Maize
A fact sheet on climate change impact chains for maize. Part of the study "Climate Impact Chains for some Key Crops". Author: GIZ 2013
960.0 KB
Climate Change Impact Chain - Rice
A fact sheet on climate change impact chains for rice. Part of the study "Impact Chains for some Key Crops". Author: GIZ 2013
963.6 KB
Climate Change Impact Chain - Sorghum & Millet
A fact sheet on climate change impact chains for sorghum and millet. Part of the study "Impact Chains for some Key Crops". Author: GIZ 2013
968.8 KB
Climate Impact Chains in Coastal Areas
This extensive literature review, made by CIFOR Indonesia for GIZ, applies the impact chain concept to coastal areas, highlighting vulnerabilities and useful paths for action. Author: GIZ 2013
Study2.2 MB
Climate Impact Chains in Coastal Areas - Policy Brief I
Policy Brief I for the CIFOR study about climate impact chains in coastal areas: Potential for ecosystem-based adaptation in the coastal areas of Indonesia and the Philippines. Author: GIZ 2013
Study698.6 KB
Climate Impact Chains in Coastal Areas - Policy Brief II
Policy Brief II for the CIFOR study about climate impact chains in coastal areas: Climate impact chains in tropical coastal areas. Author: GIZ 2013
Study852.8 KB
Climate Impact Chains in Coastal Areas: Annex
The annex to the CIFOR Study on Climate Impact Chains in Coastal Areas gives exact references for each element of the impact chains, abstracts for the literature used, as well as an elaboration of methods used in the study. Author: GIZ 2013
Study6.1 MB
Comparative analysis of climate change vulnerability assessments
Comparative analysis of climate change vulnerability assessments: Lessons from Tunisia and Indonesia, A. Hammil, L. Bizikova, J. Karami and M. McCandless, Eschborn, Germany. Author: GIZ (2013)
Report2.1 MB
Compendium on methods and tools to evaluate impacts of, and vulnerability and adaptation to, climate change
Author: UNFCCC 2008
Guide5.1 MB
El Libro de la Vulnerabilidad - Ficha técnica de los indicadores - GIZ 2016
Author: GIZ 2016
72.7 KB
El Libro de la Vulnerabilidad - GIZ 2014
Concepto y lineamientos para la evaluación estandarizada de la vulnerabilidad Author: GIZ 2014
6.7 MB
El Libro de la Vulnerabilidad Anexo - GIZ 2014
Author: GIZ 2014
2.1 MB
El Libro de la Vulnerabilidad Plantilla - Implementacion del Plan - GIZ 2015
Author: GIZ 2015
1.5 MB
El Libro de la Vulnerabilidad Plantilla - Indicador de Agregacion - GIZ 2015
Author: GIZ 2015
790.5 KB
Experiences with Vulnerability Assessments at the local level
Experiences with vulnerability assessments at the local level in eight GIZ projects are described including an outline of the methods used and their context. Author: GIZ 2013
Report1.1 MB
Framework for Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments - GIZ 2014
Outlines a framework and practical examples for vulnerability assessments. Author: GIZ 2014
6.8 MB
Guide de reference sur la vulnerabilite Annexe
Author: GIZ 2014
2.1 MB
Guide de reference sur la vulnerabilite - Lignes directrices pour la conduite d’analysesde vulnérabilité standardisées
Author: GIZ 2014
6.6 MB
Guide de reference sur la vulnerabilite Fiche de renseignement sur les indicateurs
Author: GIZ 2014
216.0 KB
Guide de reference sur la vulnerabilite Modele - Agreger les indicateurs
Author: GIZ 2014
700.2 KB
Guide de reference sur la vulnerabilite Modele - Plan de mise en oevre
Author: GIZ 2014
1.5 MB
Impact Chains for Some Key Crops
Rice, Maize, Millet and Sorghum and Coffee. Eggen, B. and Waldmüller L. Eschborn, Germany Author: GIZ (2013)
Study212.0 KB
Mapping Climate Change Vulnerability and Impact Scenarios – A Guidebook for Sub-National Planners
Author: UNDP 2010
Guide2.4 MB
Methods and Tools for Assessing the Vulnerability of Forests and People to Climate Change – An introduction
Author: CIFOR 2008
Guide341.7 KB
Resource Guide for preparing the National Communications of Non-Annex I Parties
Resource Guide for preparing the National Communications of Non-Annex I Parties, Module 2 Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change. Author: UNFCCC 2008
Guide672.1 KB
Toolbox & Manual – Mapping the vulnerability of communities – Example from Búzi, Mozambique
Author: Kienberger 2008
Guide4.6 MB
Vulnerability Sourcebook - Concept and Guidelines for standardised Vulnerability Assessments
Author: GIZ 2014
6.2 MB
Vulnerability Sourcebook Annex
Author: GIZ 2014
1.8 MB
Vulnerability Sourcebook Annex GIZ 2014
Author:
1.7 MB
Vulnerability Sourcebook Implementation Plan Template
This template assists you in planning the implementation of a vulnerability assessment. Author: GIZ 2014
1.3 MB
Vulnerability Sourcebook Indicator Aggregation Template
Author: GIZ 2014
674.6 KB
Vulnerability Sourcebook Monitoring Climate Vulnerability Factsheet
Factsheet of the Vulnerability Sourcebook Author: GIZ 2013
643.8 KB

Further links

Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA). Activity 4 of the programme: Improve the robustness of VIA assessments, by developing revised technical guidance on tools and research methodologies.

[Report] IPCC 2007: Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, M.L. Parry, O.F. Canziani, J.P. Palutikof, P.J. van der Linden and C.E. Hanson, Eds., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 976pp