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Bird's eye view of the exit of an expressway located between two tunnel portals, Ribeira da Janela, Madeira, Portugal
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UNDRR, Standard Chartered and KPMG launch an adaptation and resilience financing roadmap to galvanise vital funding efforts ahead of COP29.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Standard Chartered Bank
KPMG International
Tuvalu Coastal Adaptation Project
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The Santiago network for Loss and Damage will catalyze technical assistance and boost the capacity of vulnerable developing countries to effectively manage climate-related loss and damage.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
United Nations Office for Project Services
 A dock in Grand Cayman as Hurricane Laura passes by, USA (202)
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XAIDA, a consortium of leading European climate institutes, held an online media briefing on January 9 from 14.00-15.00 CET to discuss key findings on weather extremes in 2023.
Xaida (X)
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Dutch researchers found when dropped on a random beach, you only need to walk 390 meters on average to find the nearest road or building. The researchers found that by designating nature reserves, beaches, and dunes can be successfully protected.
Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Indigenous Fijian girl walking on flooded land in Fiji
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Some areas, like the Pacific Islands, are likely to experience disproportionate effects from advancing climate change. Pacific island nations are uniquely vulnerable to sea level rise, coastal erosion and cyclones of escalating intensity.
Conversation Media Group, the
Gears in the hands of people against the sky.
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An event on “Data Frontiers" marked the official launch of the CLIMB Database: Human Mobility in the Context of Disasters, Climate Change and Environmental Degradation Database.
Platform on Disaster Displacement
Thumbnail disability video
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Persons with disabilities face a shocking lack of support to cope with disasters, with no progress in the last decade, despite a huge increase in climate disasters worldwide. The lack of progress could be a violation of international law.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
WIN DRR Leadership Awards 2023
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The WIN DRR Leadership Awards recognise women’s achievements in disaster risk reduction across the Asia-Pacific region.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
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The Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance (the Lab) endorsed six innovative financial instruments to unlock USD 795 million for climate action in challenging sectors such as climate resilience, conservation, and housing.
Climate Policy Initiative (CPI)
Kickstart of the Water at the Heart of Climate Action initiative
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Whether – like in Derna - it’s too much water leading to floods, or too little water causing droughts, or polluted water resulting in health risks, addressing the dangers that water poses can save lives.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
Netherlands - government
Netherlands Red Cross
Red Cross / Red Crescent Climate Centre

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