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Building the resilience of Manila’s slums

24 May 2017, EC

With a population of over 20 million people, the capital of the Philippines is highly exposed to a variety of natural hazards. In an effort to boost both the preparedness and the resilience of poor urban communities, the European Commission is funding an innovative pilot project in some of Manila’s slums, calling upon both local authorities and the private sector.





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