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Iran: Mayor of Qom takes action

UNISDR AP

'The Mayor has proven to have the ability to mobilize others to adopt disaster resilient thinking and behaviour. He has influenced policy and change at the city and regional and national level so that laws are passed to reduce disaster risk,' advisor to the Mayor of Qom, Mr Reza Bathaee said...

  • Ethiopia to benefit from World Bank support for social safety net

    WB

    The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$600 million International Development Association credit to Ethiopia. The funds will be used to expand access to safety net and disaster risk management systems, as well as provide nutrition services and income support to food insecure...

  • EAC, AU Commission team to address Africa disaster risks

    New Vision, the

    Talking at the sixth Africa Working Group on Disaster Risk Reduction Moses Marwa said: 'Other underlying factors of climatic disasters include poverty, low awareness on disaster risks and weak and uncoordinated policy measures and limited capacities in disaster preparedness'...

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