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2022
This document presents and analyses the progress made by Brazilian local governments within the framework of the Making Cities Resilient (MCR) Campaign.
Making Cities Resilient 2030 (MCR2030)
Parametric policies designed for lower-income consumers could help bridge the disaster insurance gap
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2022
This study developed an integrated modeling framework that extends previous studies to the spatial domain to assess the future flood risks and the cost and benefit of three adaptation measures for four types of buildings in Shanghai.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Science
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2022
Drylands are facing several challenges such as water scarcity, land degradation, and poor agricultural and livestock productivity. These areas are also hotspots of chronic poverty and malnutrition posing a serious threat to economic development.
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
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2022
Several institutions worldwide are reflecting on the relevance of training and exercises to critical infrastructure protection and resilience. The present article discusses methodological approaches, techniques, and technologies relevant to this domain.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
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2022
While ASEAN’s purposes and goals touch on various sectors, such as economics, culture, and industry, its member-states have also declared that, as a regional grouping, they will promote regional peace, stability, mutual assistance, and collaboration
Center for Excellence in Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance
EP event
In order to call for greater political attention on the increase of climate-related disasters in Europe and globally ahead of the COP27, the UN and EP held an exchange with policy-makers and resilience experts to craft recommendations for the way forward.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia United Nations Environment Programme
Bipartisan Infrastructure Law allocates nearly $3 billion of funding over 5 years to NOAA .
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration