Policy Brief: Vulnerability of Bangladesh to Climate Change by Looking at the Accomplishment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
10 Pages Posted: 2 Jun 2019
Date Written: May 10, 2019
Bangladesh needs to enhance the country’s ability to adapt on the impacts of future climate change including Protection from maladaptation, displacement and developmental hazards, leveraging the adaptation actions for developmental co-benefits, better investment plan with climate finance targeting to meet the necessities for all segments of society and endeavor to reach first those who are furthest behind. Influence of policy, investment plan and financial decision should be design such a way that could leverage the existing development programmes to achieve 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development including climate change goals and social livelihood those are heavily reliant on natural resources, weather and climate conditions for productivity. This policy brief discusses the necessities based on the (i) policy context, (ii) Policy References and (iii) Policy Needs.
Keywords: climate change, adaptation actions, social livelihood, Policy, Bangladesh
JEL Classification: Q54; E61
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