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Maldives

Bracing for climate change – a matter of survival for the Maldives

20 Jan 2019, WB

As the Maldives contends with the threat of climate change, the country is creating a safer Greater Malé region by investing in risk reduction measures and developing regional centres to avoid overcrowding. Moreover, it is building fiscal resilience, providing safe drinking water and protecting the environment, and ensuring greater citizen engagement in DRR.



Academic Programmes in Maldives
 

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