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UNDP and Australia discuss partnership for resilience in the Pacific

1 Jul 2015, UNDP

Ms Bishop and Ms Clark discussed the role of development actors like UNDP in disaster preparedness, prevention, and risk reduction activities. Australia and UNDP are currently implementing a number of joint programs in the region, including the Pacific Risk Resilience Program, that works with governments and communities to consider the risks they face from climate change and natural disasters...


General Facts
  • Population: 31.8 million (2005)
  • Density: 4 per sq km
  • Total Area: 8564 sq km (X 1,000)
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
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