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Lima challenge: Cooking up a climate agreement

RTCC

Whilst systems already exist to encourage vulnerable countries to plan for the impacts of a climate change, there is a clear case for strengthening this element of any future deal. Regular cycles of risk assessment and adaptation planning would provide a snapshot of the real-time impacts of climate change...

  • 'Pakistan's women worst prepared in region for natural disasters' - NGO

    TRF

    'Across the region, women's resilience isn't being considered in national planning to ensure women can plan for and recover from natural disasters,' Melissa Bungcaras, resilience and disaster risk reduction adviser to ActionAid Australia, said by phone from Kathmandu...

  • 'Tsunami safety awareness still lacking in Indonesia'

    ST

    'Ten years after the deadliest tsunami in recent history that killed 220,000 hit this region, research has accelerated, and signs for evacuation routes and shelters are up in risk areas. Still, while the authorities have gathered scientific data and know what needs to be done, such knowledge has not...

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