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Adaptation to Climate Change in Cities

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This research seeks, firstly, to understand how the impacts of climate change in Bangladesh are going to affect the urban poor inDhaka and  secondly, to address plans for adaptation at the local (neighbourhood level) that will address vulnerability. The research looks at impacts from a vulnerability perspective; understanding who and what is vulnerable to the impacts of climate change and climate vulnerability as well as what can be done to address these vulnerabilities. The emphasis is on physical environment and the aspects contributing to adaptation in built environment.