Browsing by Author "White, Iain"
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(The University of Waikato, 2019)Managed retreat is an important strategy for natural hazard risk reduction and climate change adaptation, but its operationalisation brings many challenges, even when it is compelling. With significant built, cultural and ...
Prospects of climate resilient infrastructure in the low-income informal settlements of Dhaka - A community approach(The University of Waikato, 2018)This thesis focuses on the prospects of climate resilient infrastructure in the low-income settlements of Dhaka city. Numerous research findings show that low-income communities of Dhaka are living in the hazard prone areas ...
The Environmental Justice Implications of the Planning Policy and Practice of Flood Risk Management in New Zealand(The University of Waikato, 2018)Following an international trend, the flood defence approach historically applied in New Zealand has been superseded by a shift to flood risk management, an approach that aligns with the notion of ‘living with risk’ and ...