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By Liette Vasseur,Mary J. Thornbush,Steve Plante

This brief is in line with an research that was once played at the 2010 iciness storms that triggered huge harm to coastal groups in Atlantic Canada. the dangers that occurred were linked to typhoon surge, 

high waves, coastal erosion, and flooding. The research lined a large multisite longitudinal venture, the place a participatory motion study (PAR) approach was used to know the way humans in 10 coastal groups understand and adventure severe climate occasions and to augment their capability to evolve and enhance their resilience. This brief exposes the result of 2 sequence of interviews and actions that have been performed through the venture, in addition to the teachings learned, and common parts that are supposed to be thought of whilst researchers collaborate with groups to outline model and resilience strategies. It makes a big contribution to the applying of PAR as an built-in (social-ecological) method of resilience and the way such an approach can be adapted also to different communities.

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