Technical guidance on comprehensive risk assessment and planning in the context of climate change

Publication date 22 April 2022 Category
  • Conflicts and disasters
  • Climate Change
  • Community
  • Emergency
  • Environment
  • Health Systems
  • Preparedness
  • Risk Reduction
  • Sustainable Development Goal
Publishing organisation United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), in collaboration with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, has developed the “Technical Guidance on Comprehensive Risk Assessment and Planning in the Context of Climate Change.” This document provides a detailed framework for understanding and addressing the increasingly complex and systemic risks posed by climate change, which affect people and systems worldwide. It emphasizes the non-linear interactions within systems and the importance of effective risk governance, offering adaptable guidance to suit both national and local needs.