Reducing the impacts of natural hazards on vulnerable communities and countries through sound environmental management policies and approaches in disaster risk reduction.
11 Feb 2016, UNISDR
The head of UNISDR, Robert Glasser, said: 'We have come through the hottest year on record. 98.6 million people were affected by disasters last year and climate often aided by a strong El Niño was a factor in 92% of those events... adapting to climate change is vital for countries seeking to reduce disaster risk now and in the future'...
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