Dhakal, Tek Nath

Governance Approaches to Mitigation of and Adaptation to Climate Change in Asia

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Table of contents

1. Governance Approaches to Mitigation of and Adaptation to Climate Change in Asia: An Introduction
Huong Ha, Tek Nath Dhakal

Part I. Issues and Impact of Climate Change in Asia

2. Climate Change, Vanishing Ecosystems and the Challenge of Achieving Human Prosperity
Amita Singh

3. The Interplay between Climate Change, Economy and Displacement: Experience from Asia
A. K. M. Ahsan Ullah

4. Disaster Communication in Mitigating Climate Change in Sri Lanka: Problems and Prospects
R. Lalitha S. Fernando

5. Climate Change and global Environmental Governance: The Asian Experience
Gamini Herath

Part II. Preconditions of Good Governance and the Role of Different Sectors

6. Approaches to Climate Change Adaptation: A Case Study of Agricultural Initiatives in Japan
Izumi Tsurita, S. V. R. K. Prabhakar, Daisuke Sano

7. How Adaptive Policies Are in Japan and Can Adaptive Policies Mean Effective Policies? Some Implications for Governing Climate Change Adaptation
S. V. R. K. Prabhakar, Misa Aoki, Reina Mashimo

8. Management of Climate-Induced National Security: Paradigm Shift from Geopolitics to Carbon Politics
Md Shafiqul Islam

9. Deconstructing Debate on the National Action Plan on Climate Change at the State Level: A Case Study of Meghalaya State, India
Ashok Kumar Singha, Suvra Majumdar, Abhik Saha, Somnath Hazra

10. The Role of Government and the Private Sector in Mitigating and Adapting to Climate Change
Vinay Sharma

Part III. Governance Approaches to Managing Climate Change

11. Integrated Governance and Adaptation to Climate Change
Ken Coghill, Ramanie Samaratunge

12. Climate Change Governance: The Singapore Case
Huong Ha

13. Governance Framework to Mitigate Climate Change: Challenges in Urbanising India
Mahendra Sethi, Subhakanta Mohapatra

14. Unripe Fruits or Non-Raining Clouds? Climate Change Governance and the Funding Dilemma in Nepal
Bimal Raj Regmi, Dinanath Bhandari

15. Environmental Legislation and Action in Polity, Economy and Culture for Climate Change Adaptation: A Case Study of Misamis Oriental Province, the Philippines
Isaias S. Sealza, Huong Ha

16. Responses to Climate Change — Who Is Responsible? A Conclusion
Tek Nath Dhakal, Huong Ha

Keywords: Political Science and International Relations, Political Science, Asian Culture, Environmental Politics, Asian Politics, Environmental Geography, International Organization

Publication year
Energy, Climate and the Environment Series
Page amount
301 pages
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