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GIS & Mapping

Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for mapping disaster risk reduction related hazard exposure, vulnerability and risk mapping.

WEF: How to improve flood resilience - Opinion

29 Jul 2015, WEF

To help better understand the challenges and to develop strategies to build community resilience, Zurich launched a dedicated flood resilience program in 2013. The program, which was chosen by the UN’s Momentum for Change initiative in 2014, is developing a tool to measure community flood resilience to provide a baseline for enhancing resilience in future...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 2.1 [PDF, 116Kb]National and local risk assessments based on hazard data and vulnerability information are available and include risk assessments for key sectors

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