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Integrated Vulnerability Assessment: Arab Regional Application


This Technical Note provides a detailed description of the information sources and the applied methodologies for the integrated vulnerability assessment conducted under RICCAR. It focuses on the integrated mapping methodology used to produce the different maps and findings presented in the Arab Climate Change Assessment Report— Main Report and its Technical Annex, with precisions on each step. This comprises information on developing impact chains, a thorough review of the different indicators with their associated data sources, as well as a technical guidance on data processing methods and visualization of results in its different stages.

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The central aim of this Regional Knowledge Hub is to provide access to information that can facilitate cooperation, coordination, dialogue and exchange among Arab States, organizations and stakeholder and to support awareness raising as well as regional networking and exchange on issues related to climate change and water resources in the region. Access to RICCAR assessment findings and associated datasets is being made available on this Regional Knowledge Hub, which is comprised of two open-access components: a website and a data portal. This online platform complements, and builds upon, the findings and processes already presented in the main report and its technical annex, as well as the series of publications that elaborate further on the work being pursued collectively under RICCAR.