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The 3As: Tracking resilience across BRACED

  • By Aditya Bahadur, Katie Peters, Emily Wilkinson, Florence Pichon, Kirsty Gray and Thomas Tanner
  • 02/09/2015
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This paper presents an explanatory framework for measuring resilience outcomes that embraces and makes sense of the current diversity in resilience approaches. Here, outcomes from BRACED projects are understood to be a set of interrelated resilience capacities – the capacity to adapt to, anticipate and absorb climate extremes and disasters (the 3As). The 3As framework can organise practical actions or processes for resilience building and offers a new and innovative means for doing this. In acknowledgment of the growing discourse on ‘transformation’, this paper also presents a workable approach to analysing the potentially transformative impact of BRACED interventions.

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