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Multilevel Governance of Climate Change Adaptation in Coastal Areas: Evidence from Bangladesh

Abstract Climate change impacts are evident throughout the world, particularly in the low lying coastal areas. The multidimensional nature and cross-scale impacts of climate change require a concerted effort from different organizations operating at multiple levels of governance. The efficiency and effectiveness of the adaptation actions of these organizations rely on the problem framings, network structure, and power dynamics of the organizations and the challenges they encounter. Nevertheless, knowledge on how organizations within multi-level governance arrangements frame vulnerability, how the adaptation governance structure shapes their roles, how power dynamics affect the governance process, and how barriers emerge in adaptation governance as a... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor Ishtiaque, Asif (Author) / Chhetri, Netra (Advisor) / Eakin, Hallie (Advisor) / Myint, Soe W (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Geography / Climate change / Environmental studies / Bangladesh / Barriers / Climate change adaptation / Multilevel governance / Power / Vulnerability
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 165 pages
Language English
Note Doctoral Dissertation Geography 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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