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UNDP: Vanuatu begins rebuilding but faces severe challenges - Opinion

14 Apr 2015, UNDP

UNDP is now adjusting its existing programmes, which helped communities to adapt to climate change and prepare for disasters, to the new reality post-cyclone... Activities will focus on informal sector women entrepreneurs, debris removal, community infrastructure, restoration of local government capacities and disaster risk management to improve resilience of communities over the longer term...


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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