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Global Rapid Post-Disaster Damage Estimation (GRADE) for Hunga Tonga–Hunga Haʻapai Volcanic Eruption
2022
This is the Global Rapid Post-Disaster Damage Estimation report on the January 15 eruption, providing estimated costs of the physical damages caused by the volcanic eruption and tsunami.
Tonga - government World Bank, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the
Cover
2019
The report examines the frequency and distribution of natural disasters and analyzes their economic and trade effects, both at a macroeconomic and sectoral level.
World Trade Organization
The new law will require banks, insurers and investment managers to report the climate impacts of their businesses and explain how they will manage risks.
Thomson Reuters
2020

Back in 2014, CSIRO published ‘Australia’s Biosecurity Future: Preparing for future biological challenges’, which identified major biosecurity trends facing Australia’s biosecurity landscape, with a focus on an agricultural, environmental and marine

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
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Australia needs a more innovative, coordinated and collaborative biosecurity system if it is to keep up with the threat from increasing and severe biosecurity events.
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
COVID-19 has reinforced the importance of the local private sector role in addressing societal challenges.
Business Fights Poverty
JCE employees practice evacuation decision-making in an EVAG game workshop.
The shared trauma and experiences of disasters over the decades have helped shape Japan’s unique disaster culture, where all segments of society contribute to disaster prevention and mitigation. The current COVID-19 pandemic has been no exception, and
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific
Home page of QRE Tool
BANGKOK – The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) launched an online Quick Risk Estimation (QRE) Tool to help small businesses and enterprises, including those in the informal sector, to better understand their exposure and vulnerability to
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific