This brief gives an overview of the evidence, gaps and future directions for social assistance and climate resilience, with a particular focus on FCAS. Drawing on a recent literature review, we examine existing debates and consider that climate-related social assistance in FCAS involves particular challenges, including risks of maladaptive support.
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Naess, L.O.; Selby, J.; Daoust, G. and Lind, J. (2022) Social Assistance and Climate Resilience in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Settings, BASIC Research Theme Brief, Brighton: Institute of Development Studies, DOI: 10.19088/BASIC.2022.027