his rapid review explores the application of available approaches and methods for assessing drought impacts and vulnerability. It is based on a series of interviews with expert practitioners from different drought-affected regions of the world. This was complemented by a brief review of the relevant published literature and a summary appraisal of the strengths and weaknesses of the range of assessment approaches available. At the present time, most of the available assessments still fall short in their consideration of the longer-term impacts and vulnerability associated with drought.

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Organization: UNCCD

Theme: Other

Topics: Environment, Land Use Management, Mitigation, Technology, COP25 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2019

Language: English