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Public-private Partnerships

Fostering relationships between governments and companies to strengthen cooperation, funding, compliance with regulatory and safety standards, and contribute to building the capacity and resilience of communities to disasters.

Hottest year in recorded history a mixed blessing for business

16 Jan 2015, Reuters; TRF

'Companies are increasingly disclosing the risk that climate change poses for their business, including risk to the bottom line, and are increasingly concerned about it,' said Heather Coleman, climate change policy manager at Oxfam America...


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
  • Indicator 4.3 [PDF, 93Kb]Economic and productive sectorial policies and plans have been implemented to reduce the vulnerability of economic activities
Business Partnerships
A global partnership between UNISDR and members of the private sector seeking to mobilize action to reduce the risk of disaster.
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UNISDR and Public-Private Partners aim to reduce disaster risk and promote solutions for managing risk