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Social Impacts & Resilience

Consequences of a hazardous event on the physical, economic and psychological well-being of individuals and on the functioning of a community. Features of a social system that help to avoid losses and maintain or recover satisfying living conditions after a shock.

Neglected disaster plan deepens Pakistan's climate vulnerability - Opinion

1 Oct 2014, TRF

'If the policy is implemented in letter and spirit, it can undoubtedly help improve the country's resilience against natural disasters, particularly floods,' said Qamar-uz-Zaman Chaudhry, a lead author of the policy and...


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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