Malaysia

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2022
This guidebook has been prepared to assist Malaysian local governments in preparing coherent and effective Climate Action Plans.
European Commission Joint Research Centre
A boat filled with people who are being rescued from the floods in Malaysia.
Widespread flooding across Malaysia starting late last year shocked urban residents, with green groups urging a new approach as climate change impacts become more severe
Thomson Reuters Foundation, trust.org
Residents living near slopes or hilly areas need to be exposed to knowledge and ways to to identify early landslide indications in their housing areas to reduce the risk of fatalities.
Malaysian Reserve, the

DRR Community in Malaysia

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National policies and plans

2009
These three sectoral reports were produced to complete the Malaysian National slope master plan 2009-2023 with the aim of formulating a detailed, comprehensive and effective framework of policies, strategies and action plans to reduce risks from landslides on slopes nationwide. The plan included activities at the national, state and local levels in both the public and private sectors.
Public Works Department
2009

This plan provides detailed elements of a comprehensive and effective national policy, strategy and action plan for reducing risk from landslides on slopes nationwide, for 2009-2023. It also provides an assessment of the status, needs and associated costs

Public Works Department

Risk and governance profile(s)

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2021
This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by Malaysia.
World Bank, the Asian Development Bank
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2020
The disaster risk reduction (DRR) status report provides a snapshot of the state of DRR in Malaysia under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific Asian Disaster Preparedness Center