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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka: Building resilience for climate-induced environmental disasters

13 Oct 2017, Upali Newspapers (PVT) LTD

Sri Lanka has faced a number of disasters in the recent past, including droughts, floods, tsunamis, and landslides. Combining climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) measures is needed to achieve sustainable development and enhance disaster resilience in the future.



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