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Risk Identification & Assessment

A structured analytical process designed to determine the nature and extent of risk by analyzing potential hazards and evaluating existing conditions of vulnerability that together could potentially harm exposed people, property, services, livelihoods and the environment on which they depend.

'Philippines needs more R&D investments for evidence-based disaster risk reduction policies, strategies' - NEDA

24 Mar 2015, PIA, Philippines - gov

'Governments, including their multilateral partners, underinvest or provide too little support to the generation of data for evidence-based disaster risk reduction policy vis-a-vis public spending in post-disaster events,' said National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Director-General....


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
  • Indicator 2.2 [PDF, 109Kb]Systems are in place to monitor, archive and disseminate data on key hazards and vulnerabilities
  • Indicator 2.4 [PDF, 104Kb]National and local risk assessments take account of regional / trans boundary risks, with a view to regional cooperation on risk reduction

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