Using Social Network Analysis to Evaluate Health-Related Adaptation Decision-Making in Cambodia
Kathryn J Bowen, Damon Alexander, Fiona Miller, Va Dany
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health | MDPI | Published : 2014
Climate change adaptation in the health sector requires decisions across sectors, levels of government, and organisations. The networks that link these different institutions, and the relationships among people within these networks, are therefore critical influences on the nature of adaptive responses to climate change in the health sector. This study uses social network research to identify key organisational players engaged in developing health-related adaptation activities in Cambodia. It finds that strong partnerships are reported as developing across sectors and different types of organisations in relation to the health risks from climate change. Government ministries are influential o..View full abstract
The study was partly funded by the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), through its Australian Development Research Awards (ADRA).