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new cheap sensor that is being tested by Czech scientists in Nepal could be an early warning solution and provide the valuable seconds needed to save lives just before an earthquake strikes.
Radio Prague International
Brno, Czech Republic - June 12, 2019: royal Veveri Castle. View on the castle with the palace, the castle bridge and trees
The city of Brno is investing in a better understanding of its climate future so that it can better protect its citizens and their livelihoods. Drought and water security issues are increasingly common in the South Moravian Region.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Office in Incheon for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction Making Cities Resilient 2030 (MCR2030) DHI Group
In this paper, a multicriterial algorithm is presented for the optimisation of levee management.
Journal of Flood Risk Management (Wiley)

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The Adaptation Strategy was adopted in 2015 and replaces the previous document, the National Programme to Abate the Climate Change Impacts in the Czech Republic.

Through the Adaptation Strategy of the Czech Republic, the government will cooperate with

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Czech Republic - government Ministry of the Environment (Czech Republic)
This document outlines Czechoslovakia’s involvement in the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction.
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The National Program is focused on setting of the main national targets and appropriate policies and measures to ensure meeting of the reduction emission targets to the maximum possible degree in the sense of international agreements, to reflect existing

Czech Republic - government

Risk and governance profile(s)

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This country profile for Czechia provides a summary of available evidence on climate hazards, health vulnerabilities, health impacts and progress to date in health sector efforts to realize a climate-resilient health system.
World Health Organization Pan American Health Organization United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
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The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the 2013-15 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
Ministry of the Environment (Czech Republic)