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01/10/2020
Most of the world’s population will be living in cities by 2050. Cities will be the frontlines to avoid the creation of new risk, reduce existing risk and strengthen resilience, including risks from health emergencies. Over the past ten years, the Making Cities Resilient Campaign has advocated the need for local government authorities to reduce....Date: 28 Oct 2020
01/10/2020
The Pamoja Voices climate toolkit presents a simple and affordable methodology to identify the climate change adaptation priorities of men, women and young people using participatory learning and action methods. It is intended for use by local governments and community-based organisations seeking to understand, represent and integrate local climate...
01/10/2020
Natural disasters do not affect people equally. In fact, a vulnerability approach to disasters would suggest that inequalities in exposure and sensitivity to risk as well as inequalities in access to resources, capabilities, and opportunities systematically disadvantage certain groups of people, rendering them more vulnerable to the impact of natural...
30/09/2020
Thousands of scenarios are used to provide updated estimates for the impacts of climate change on extreme poverty in 2030. The range of the number of people falling into poverty due to climate change is between 32 million and 132 million in most scenarios. These results are commensurate with available estimates for the global poverty increase due to...
30/09/2020
Countries around the world depend on a range of vital natural services to help maintain the health and stability of their communities and economies. Better known as biodiversity and ecosystem services, these include food provision, water security and regulation of local air quality among others.Swiss Re Institute's BES Index, however, reveals that...
30/09/2020
In celebration of the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, the University of the Philippines Institute for Small-Scale Industries (UP ISSI) is pleased to invite those coming from micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to join the E-HANDA Webinar Series on October 13 to 29, 2020. The session topics for the Webinar Series are....Date: 13-29 Oct 2020
30/09/2020
In celebration of the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, the University of the Philippines Institute for Small-Scale Industries (UP ISSI) is pleased to invite those coming from micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to join the E-HANDA Webinar Series on October 13 to 29, 2020. The session topics for the Webinar Series are....Date: 13-29 Oct 2020
30/09/2020
About Asian Disaster Preparedness CenterADPC is an autonomous international organization with a vision to reduce disaster and climate risk impacts on communities and countries in Asia and the Pacific by working with governments, development partners, international organizations, NGOs, civil society, private sector, media, and other key stakeholders....
30/09/2020
About Asian Disaster Preparedness CenterADPC is an autonomous international organization with a vision to reduce disaster and climate risk impacts on communities and countries in Asia and the Pacific by working with governments, development partners, international organizations, NGOs, civil society, private sector, media, and other key stakeholders....
30/09/2020
Be ready! not give up! Under this slogan, the Gotowi.org Foundation, the creator of the gotowi.org portal, a website about threats and ways to deal with them in Poland, runs an information campaign. The goal of this campaign is to raise awareness of how to prepare for threats and how to deal with them effectively. The Foundation wants to reach the awareness....Date: 13 Oct 2020

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