This indicator is intended to be used as a possible criterion for the geographic allocation of international funds for climate change adaptation. Created in 2012, this indicator is subject to regular adjustments.
FERDI has proposed the measurement of the physical vulnerability to climate change indicator at the regional and micro-regional level.
A first application was conducted for Madagascar, and was used in a document on the vulnerabilities of Madagascar. This document was used for training in the first quarter of 2021 in the framework of the agreement with the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Madagascar for the project of Support for capacity building in the analysis of structural vulnerability factors and the blue economy (ARCEB).