Vulnérabilité socio-économique et adaptation au risque environnemental: Le cas du Bangladesh

Translated title of the contribution: Socioeconomic vulnerability and adaptation to environmental risk: A case study in Bangladesh

R. Brouwer*, S. Akter, L. Brander, E. Haque

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Abstract

The problem of flooding in poor regions of Bangladesh provides a concrete model for studying the complex relation between environmental risks, poverty and vulnerability. This important work is the first to describe the effectiveness of different means of adaptation to flood risks. It stresses the absence of preparation among the most vulnerable populations.

Translated title of the contributionSocioeconomic vulnerability and adaptation to environmental risk: A case study in Bangladesh
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)418-419
Number of pages2
JournalEnvironnement, Risques et Sante
Volume6
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2007

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Socioeconomic vulnerability and adaptation to environmental risk: A case study in Bangladesh'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this