Climate and Disaster Risk Screening Tool for Agriculture Project


General Information:

Author: World Bank, IBRD-IDA

Year of publication: No information

Available languages: English

Details of Assessment:

Type of assessment: Comprehensive impact and risk assessment

Format of assessment: Web tool

Estimated costs for conducting: Low

Estimated duration of assessment: No information

To be carried out by whom: Others

Details: Development practitioners and team leaders

Institutional scale of use: Multiple (see details)

Details: Tool is designed for agriculture projects and scale of use can vary according to the project's scale

Assesment to be used by which target audience: Others (please specify)

Details: Development practitioners, team leaders

Output: Others (see details)

Details: Summary matrices


Coverage & Methodology:

Region of origin: North America

Developed by which sector: Development cooperation

Applied in practice: No information

Geographic coverage in analysis: Worldwide

Potential geographic coverage: Worldwide

Sectors covered: Agriculture, Biodiversity, Fishery Education sector, Financial sector, Forestry, Commercial sector, Infrastructure

Method used: Quantitative model

Description of methodology: The tool screens exposure, potential impact and adaptive capacity and subsequently evaluates the project risk.

Risk framework used: Broad risk mapping according to different definition

Risk components incorporated: All

Hazards and impacts considered in the assessment: Extreme temperatures, Extreme rainfall, Flood, Drought, Sea level rise, Storm surge, Storm, Earthquake, Tsunami, Volcanic eruption

Source of required data: Secondary (available data is used)

Details: Data is included in the tool and derived from World Bank Climate Change knowledge Portal (CCKP), IPCC SRES projections and geophysical data from CIESIN, Global Risk Data Platform and International Disaster Database

Temporal scale: Forward looking

Participatory elements: No

Consideration of interconnectedness and -dependencies of risks: Yes

Adressing uncertainty: Yes

Scope of assessment: Identification of risks, assessment of impacts

Details: Pre-screening for future CRA's

Relevance for losses and damages:

Economic/Non-Economic losses incorporated: Economic

Details: For adaptive capacity non-physical project environment and influence on development context are evaluated related to the activity.

Applicability for entire risk spectrum (from extreme weather events to slow onset processes): Partly

Details: Only incorporates certain hazards SOE hazard incorporated automatically is sea level rise, other hazards can be added manually


Recommendations for Adaptation measures included in Climate Risk Assessment: No

Applied by whom: No information

Open access: Yes