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Cover page for Sendai Framework Voluntary Commitments Guideline
The guideline provides information on how to use the Sendai Framework Voluntary Commitments (SFVC) online platform.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Kobe Office
This article analyses some of the challenges in quantifying uncertainty when using geohazard models.
European Geosciences Union
A woman who sells water on the street in Accra, Ghana, carries her load balanced on her head.
With extreme heat conditions increasing because of climate change, Wits scientists have been amongst the experts who have been sounding the alarm on the sometimes deadly impact of heat exposure on humans.
University of the Witwatersrand
Remaining puddle in a dried lake
The rapid development of unexpected drought, called flash drought, can severely impact agricultural and ecological systems with ripple effects that extend even further.
University of Oklahoma
This editorial examines current disaster mental health research through a disaster risk lens to facilitate knowledge integration and further strengthen, expand, and harness the contribution of this body of research for DRR and Health EDRM.
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (MDPI)
As part of the Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance, the Promoting Community Resilience to Flooding in the Commune of North Thies (PRECIT) project was set up in Senegal to strengthen social, political and financial efforts to build community flood resilience.
Flood Resilience Portal
Gold money coin with trading graph, financial investment concept can use as background
Increased average temperatures could drive up annual food and headline inflation by up to 1.18 percent by 2035, a new ECB working paper with PIK expertise shows.
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
This is to ensure these infrastructures are well prepared against future disasters particularly earthquakes and floods
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Big crack in a road following an earthquake.
Last night at 11:41pm local time, the greater Melbourne region was shaken by a magnitude 4.0 earthquake – as calculated by the Seismology Research Centre – centred near Sunbury, approximately 30km north of the CBD.
Conversation Media Group, the
Catamaran resting on resting on a residential neighborhood street after Hurricane Ian
The official 2023 hurricane season forecasts were just released, and while the Atlantic may see an average storm season this year, a busier-than-normal season is forecast in the eastern Pacific, meaning heightened risks for Mexico and Hawaii.
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