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Health & Health Facilities

Strengthening capacity and resilience of health systems to anticipate, mitigate and manage situations arising from natural hazards.

WMO and WHO establish joint office for climate and health

8 Jul 2014, WMO

'Climate change is leading to an increase in extreme events such as heat-waves and heavy rains which have a major impact on human health. We need to have a common understanding of the challenges we face in order to overcome them,'said WMO Secretary-General Michel Jarraud...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • 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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