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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.

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Public-private collaboration essential to tackle climate challenge

4 Apr 2014, RTCC

Stronger links between business, academia and the public sector essential to thrive in a warming world, writes Mary Ritter, CEO of Climate-KIC for RTCC. It is vital that businesses, as well as local and national governments look beyond the sensational headlines to understand the real risks and opportunities presented by climate change...

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