Date:
15 August 2017

CEPSA researcher Jennifer Bussell uses new and unique data on disaster preparedness training from India‚Äôs states to show that it is not simply exposure to past hazards that predicts preparedness policies, but rather the character of that experience and the incentives of the government to deliver public goods, that are most important to understanding policy outcomes.

Date:
01 August 2017

CEPSA graduate student researcher Sabhanaz Rashid Daya analyzes the Government of Bangladesh's capacity to make disaster management a national priority. Recent evidence suggests that the government is increasingly using its own funds to invest in preparedness.

Date:
06 May 2016

CEPSA climate vulnerability researchers Joshua Busby and Nisha Krishnan discuss current challenges in addressing climate-security vulnerabilities in Asia, as part of their chapter in a new report by the Center for Climate and Security titled The U.S. Asia-Pacific Rebalance, National Security, and Climate Change.

Date:
24 April 2015

The CEPSA program held a one-day consultation workshop on March 5, 2015. The workshop brought together 23 participants from the CEPSA team, other universities, and nongovernmental organizations to review research memos produced by the program’s six research teams and provide critique and feedback.