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2022
This guide offers an operational understanding of both the country’s disaster management capability and information on demographics, hazards, infrastructure, laws and guidelines, risks and vulnerabilities, and other key areas.
Center for Excellence in Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance
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2022
This article synthesizes the findings from an evaluation of the Future Climate For Africa (FCFA) programme over the past six years of implementation.
weADAPT
Rising temperatures could reduce how far meteorologists can see into the future, study finds.
Washington Post, the
Les membres des communautés sont toujours les premiers à amener de l’aide quand l’urgence frappe.
United Nations Children's Fund (Global Headquarters, New York)
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2022
The Middle East & North Africa Climate Roadmap will bring climate and development together by adopting an economy-wide, whole of government approach to strengthen institutions, overcome barriers to private sector engagement, foster regional integration.
World Bank, the
This image shows a city in Nepal below a snowy mountain.
Following Nepal’s move to a federal governance structure municipal governments have greater responsibility for disaster risk reduction and management.
Flood Resilience Portal
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2022
This paper is a case study on national disaster risk reduction in Indonesia. In less than a month, Indonesia was hit with flash floods and a deadly earthquake.
Pacific Disaster Center
Storm surge barriers in Oosterschelde
The conclusion is that flooding cannot be prevented when there are such large-scale and extreme precipitation events. But with more resilient spatial planning and better preparation, the Netherlands can stop the disruption turning into a disaster.
Deltares