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Bangladesh

How can Bangladesh increase its resilience to disasters?

14 Aug 2018, WB

GeoDASH - a geospatial data sharing platform - has filled the gap in collaboration for location mapping and collecting data among government organizations and institutions in Bangladesh. Through GeoDASH, Bangladesh has assessed 35,000 schools with respect to the type of infrastructure, water and sanitation facilities, and overall capacity during disasters.




Neighbouring Countries

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.