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Today, on 13th October 2022, the CADRI Partnership celebrates the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction which focuses on increasing access to multi-hazard early warning systems and disaster risk information.
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A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been approved between the National Disaster Management Authority of the Republic of India and the National Disaster Management Authority of the Republic of Maldives on cooperation in the field of Disaster Management
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Kulhudhuffushi City has become the first municipality in the Maldives to join Making Cities Resilient 2030 (MCR2030). The experience of Kulhudhuffushi City provides a foundation for the national roll-out of the local resilience agenda in the Maldives.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Office in Incheon for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction

DRR Community in Maldives

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Sendai Framework Focal Point

Sendai Focal PointNational Disaster Management Centre (Maldives)

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This framework outlines actions that would guide local, national and international agencies when assisting Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the Maldives in any unfortunate case of a disaster. The framework will be activated under the administration

National Disaster Management Centre (Maldives)

The National Disaster Management Center (NDMC) has developed in leaps and bounds in the recent couple of years. What started as a center for tsunami recovery coordination and relief management has now become the central national institution at the helm of

National Disaster Management Centre (Maldives)

The Maldives (SNAP) aims to build resilience of the nation and the island communities to disasters. In keeping with the spirit of the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA), the Maldives government adopted future outlook statements as summarized in its 2008 HFA

Maldives - government

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This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by the Maldives.
World Bank Institute Asian Development Bank

This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by the Maldives. This includes rapid onset and long-term changes in key climate parameters, as well as impacts of these changes on communities, livelihoods and economies, many of which are

World Bank, the Asian Development Bank