Local-Scale Vulnerability Assessment - Atoll Island Countries

Report / Paper

Local-Scale Vulnerability Assessment - Atoll Island Countries

PUBLISHED DATE

August 2011

RESOURCE

The report describes a project undertaken in two Pacific atoll countries, the Republic of the Marshall Islands and Tuvalu. The key project objectives were: (1) build research skills in atoll countries to undertake rapid vulnerability assessments at the local scale; (2) identify local scale variances in atoll island vulnerability; and (3) explore policy implications of local scale variations in island vulnerability.