Dominic Sett

Junior scientist; Urban CCA, water scarcity, Adaptive Social Protection

United Nations University – Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS), Bonn, Germany / Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII)

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Dominic Sett is a researcher at UNU-EHS and MCII. He holds a M.Sc. in ‘Geography of Environmental Risks and Human Security’ from UNU-EHS and the University of Bonn.

Mr. Sett currently works on developing an Adaptive Social Protection strategy jointly with the Indonesian government to support the integration of climate change adaptation, disaster risk management and social protection. Prior to joining UNU-EHS, he worked on mainstreaming climate concerns into urban policies and supported the Laos’ Adaptation Fund project. His particular research interest is in analyzing adaptation options to urban water scarcity, particularly focusing on social-psychological factors.

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