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Albania is exposed to a range of natural hazards, and it experiences recurring heavy rains, floods, landslides, droughts, and extreme summer heat, which can cause wildfires.
Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the
City of Berat in Albania.
Municipalities in Albania have exclusive local responsibility for disaster risk reduction and civil protection and, to support disaster risk management municipalities are expected to set aside funds equivalent to 4% of their total municipal budget.
World Bank, the
For this report the World Bank made an assessment of 10,000 formal firms in Albania, using the country’s disaster risk profile and the COVID-19 shock as assumptions for potential future shocks.
World Bank, the

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Sendai Focal Point: General Directorate of Civil Emergencies, Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Albania

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This climate risk profile is intended to serve as public goods to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and projected changes in key climate parameters, sector

World Bank, the
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the biennial 2011-13 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Albania