Filho, Walter Leal

Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Strategies for Coastal Communities

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Part I. Principles, Approaches and Projects on Change Adaptation in Coastal Areas

1. “We’re not Refugees, We’ll Stay Here Until We Die!”—Climate Change Adaptation and Migration Experiences Gathered from the Tulun and Nissan Atolls of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea
Johannes Luetz, Peni Hausia Havea

2. Sustainable Small-scale Mariculture Ventures as a Comparative Climate Friendly Livelihood Alternative in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia
Simon Ellis, Maria Haws, Jasmine Mendiola, Mikelson Hemil

3. Planning and Urban Informality—Addressing Inclusiveness for Climate Resilience in the Pacific
Colleen Butcher-Gollach

4. At the Frontline of Climate Change: Adaptation, Limitations and Way Forward for the South Pacific Island States
Dhrishna Charan, Kushaal Raj, Ravneel Chand, Lionel Joseph, Priyatma Singh

5. Enhancing Adaptive Capacity and Climate Change Resilience of Coastal Communities in Yap
Murukesan Krishnapillai

6. Capacity Development and TVET: Accredited Qualifications for Improving Resilience of Coastal Communities—A Vanuatu Case Study
Tess Martin, Sarah Hemstock, Helene Jacot Des Combes, Charles Pierce

7. An Evaluation of Climate Change Effects on Fishermen and Adaption Strategies in Central Region, Ghana
Selorm Akaba, Samuel Akuamoah-Boateng

8. Retreat or Rebuild: Exploring Geographic Retreat in Humanitarian Practices in Coastal Communities
Rosetta S. Elkin, Jesse M. Keenan

9. “God and Tonga Are My Inheritance!”—Climate Change Impact on Perceived Spritiuality, Adaptation and Lessons Learnt from Kanokupolu, ‘Ahau, Tukutonga, Popua and Manuka in Tongatapu, Tonga
Peni Hausia Havea, Sarah L. Hemstock, Helene Jacot Des Combes, Johannes Luetz

10. Ecosystem-Based Adaptation (EbA) for Coastal Resilience Against Water Related Disasters in Bangladesh
M. Mustafa Saroar

Part II. Case Studies on Climate Change Adaptation in Coastal Areas

11. Black Pearl Farming as an Adaptation to Coastal Climate Change
Mattlan Zackhras, Payton Deeks, Simon Ellis

12. Reviving Traditional Croplands to Improve Community Climate Resilience
Bernie Besebes

13. Coping with Future Coastal Floods in Denmark—Advancing the Use of Global Frameworks
Martin Jebens, Carlo Sorensen

14. Local Knowledge Co-production, Emergent Climate Adaptation Publics and Regional Experimentalist Governance: An Institutional Design Case Study
Nicole Lisa Klenk, James Ian MacLellan, Kim Reeder, Dragos Flueraru

15. Economic Resiliency and Food Security in the Marshall Islands Through Polydactylus sexfilis Aquaculture
Kathleen Hicks, Ryan Murashige

16. Advantages and Challenges of Participatory Management of Customary Coastal Areas in the French Islands of the Pacific
Allenbach Michel, Le Duff Matthieu, Dumas Pascal, Bouteiller Yolaine

17. Courts as Decision-Makers on Sea Level Rise Adaptation Measures: Lessons from New Zealand
Catherine Iorns Magallanes, Vanessa James, Thomas Stuart

18. Mapping of Benthic Habitats in Komave, Coral Coast Using WorldView-2 Satellite Imagery
Roselyn Naidu, Frank Muller-Karger, Mathew McCarthy

19. Exploring the Practicability and Applicability of Payment for Ecosystem Services in the Protection of Samoa’s Selected Watershed Areas
Susana Taua’a

20. Predicting True Climate Change Risks and Opportunities in the Cook Islands: How Vulnerable Are Pacific Maritime Supply Chain Stakeholders?
Jack Dyer

21. Climate Change and Integrated Coastal Management: Risk Perception and Vulnerability in the Luanda Municipality (Angola)
Bernardo Castro, Walter Leal Filho, Fernando J. P. Caetano, Ulisses Miranda Azeiteiro

22. A Psychological Model of Climate Change Adaptation: Influence of Resource Loss, Posttraumatic Growth, Norms, and Risk Perception Following Cyclone Winston in Fiji
David N. Sattler, Albert Whippy, James M. Graham, James Johnson

23. ‘Yakasisi’ in Planning for a More Sustainable Future of Coastal Communities Impacted by Climate Change, Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea
David K. Mitchell, George Aigoma

24. Limits and Barriers to Transformation: A Case Study of April Ridge Relocation Initiative, East Honiara, Solomon Islands
Michael Otoara Ha’apio, Keith Morrison, Ricardo Gonzalez, Morgan Wairiu, Elisabeth Holland

25. Impacts of Climate Change in Coastal Areas: Lessons Learned and Experiences
Walter Leal Filho

Keywords: Environment, Climate Change, Climate Change/Climate Change Impacts, Coastal Sciences

Publication year
Climate Change Management
Page amount
9 pages
Natural Sciences
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