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Water

Water resource management strategies which mitigate the risk of floods and drought, as well as the improvement of water conservation and water quality.

WMO: Global drive for climate services gains pace

29 May 2015, WMO

'Climate services have become a core part of our innovations in the areas of resilience, early warning, preparedness and analysis. These initiatives are increasingly important as extreme events grow in intensity and frequency due to climate change,' said WFP. The FAO statement described GFCS as 'an important instrument to strengthen the adaptive capacity of the agricultural population,'...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 4.6 [PDF, 85Kb]Procedures are in place to assess the disaster risk impacts of major development projects, especially infrastructure

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