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

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Abul Quasem Al-Amin

​Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)

Alam GM

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: May 10, 2019

Abstract

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

Suggested Citation

Al-Amin, Abul Quasem and GM, Alam, Policy Brief: Vulnerability of Bangladesh to Climate Change by Looking at the Accomplishment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (May 10, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3385887 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3385887

Abul Quasem Al-Amin (Contact Author)

​Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)

​Institute of Energy Policy and Research (IEPRe)
JALAN IKRAM
KAJANG, 43000
Malaysia
389212383 (Phone)

Alam GM

affiliation not provided to SSRN

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