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Solutions to reduce the loss of lives and livelihoods from urban floods can be exercised by individuals and local govts.
Down To Earth
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The winners were selected from the 420 nominations that were received from 24 countries across the Asia-Pacific region. The awards, which come with a cash prize, celebrate women's achievements in reducing disaster risk.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction Women's International Network for Disaster Risk Reduction
The Odisha government has taken a decision to implement a community-based action plan from the current year as a necessary step towards enhancing climate resilience of coastal communities. It will address the livelihood issues of the people.
Times of India, the
Studies have shown that structures built on wetlands, pollution leading to choking canals, and improper constructions causing siltation in backwaters stem the natural flow of water, leading to flood-like situations in Kochi.
Mongabay
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A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been approved between the National Disaster Management Authority of the Republic of India and the National Disaster Management Authority of the Republic of Maldives on cooperation in the field of Disaster Management
India - government
Indian farmer transporting harvest goods on a bike in a flooded street
AI-based flood warning systems are widely used and in high demand. Several previous studies have investigated such systems and their development, which are also closely monitored by governments, industries, and academics.
India - government
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2022
This report reimagines the future of food, and how countries of the Global South, including India, can build resilient food systems.
Observer Research Foundation
An Indian farmer winnows the wheat harvest on the road in Sengottai, Tamilnadu, India.
There is an urgent need for a comprehensive examination of the impact of climate change on food security.
Observer Research Foundation
Family collecting their harvest on a truck, India
InsuResilience Solutions Fund supports upscale and improvement of index-based crop insurance and indemnity-based livestock solution for poor and vulnerable smallholder farmers in Indian states to increase their resilience against extreme weather events
InsuResilience Solutions Fund
People wade through a flooded road in Assam, India (2019)
Indigenous construction methods offer a solution to floods that are becoming more frequent and destructive in the Indian state of Assam
The Third Pole