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Reducing the impacts of natural hazards on vulnerable communities and countries through sound environmental management policies and approaches in disaster risk reduction.

WWF adaptation blog explores the WATERS project in Malawi

26 Aug 2014, WWF-US

Malawi is highly sensitive to the impacts of climate change, and the people who live there are heavily dependent on the environment and natural resources for food, economic gain and even socio-cultural activities...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 4.1 [PDF, 104Kb]Disaster risk reduction is an integral objective of environment related policies and plans, including for land use natural resource management and adaptation to climate change
  • Indicator 4.2 [PDF, 102Kb]Social development policies and plans are being implemented to reduce the vulnerability of populations most at risk

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