themelting of glaciers, theex
pansionof theoceans, tosea-
levelriseandtotheincreasinglikelihoodof tropicalstormsandheavy rainfallevents.
Construct water channels to
collect and discharge rainwater..
TheProblemTreetoolhighlights theunderlyingproblems andtheireffectsonthecommunity.
Step 1-Assessment:ClimateChangeImpactsand related ProblemsCommunityofHCMC, District4, Ward 8, Sub Ward 2
exposure portfolio, as well as to civil societyorganizations and local governmental institu
tions which can support adaptation processeswithin their own spheres of inuence.Hereby, we would like to thank the local govern
-ment of District 4, Ward 8, and all members of enda Vietnam for their invaluable support.Nevertheless, this project could not have been
possible without the spirit and enthusiasm of the model community; to them we wish to ex
-press our heartfelt appreciation and our since-rest thanks.
How to read this Handbook
Climate Change -
The Global Perspective
Ho Chi Minh City -and its Vulnerability
Community-Based Adaptation - A Local-Level Approach