GEP  Vol.7 No.9 , September 2019
Climate Governance Initiatives: Snapshots from Bangladesh
Abstract: Bangladesh is often cited as one of the most vulnerable countries to the effects of climate change. The impacts of climate change are exacerbating the existing poverty and inequality challenges in Bangladesh. Adaption and mitigation to climate change are now unavoidable demands and considered as realistic actions to help the survival of humans. The objective of this paper is to explore the role of “governance” to promote mitigation of, and adaptation to human induced climate change. The study considers “governance” as a mechanism of the effective policy measures and implementation, responsible state and non-state institutions and the active civic participation in this process.
Cite this paper: Rahman, M. and Huang, D. (2019) Climate Governance Initiatives: Snapshots from Bangladesh. Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection, 7, 131-147. doi: 10.4236/gep.2019.79010.

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