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Over 50 experts participated in a workshop on assessing the impact of slow-onset events, organized in Bonn on 8 - 9 November 2023. More than 100 participants joined online.
Over 50 experts participated in a workshop on assessing the impact of slow-onset events, organized in Bonn on 8 - 9 November 2023. More than 100 participants joined online. This effort is co-led by UNDRR with UNDP and WMO.
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Group photo of the 50 experts gathered in Bonn today to assess the impact of slow-onset events and resultant losses and damages.
Over 50 experts gathered in Bonn today to enhance understanding on assessing the impact of slow-onset events and resultant losses and damages.
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Caribbean charts a roadmap for climate and disaster resilience through integrated approaches
The roadmap will be accompanied by the efforts of global and regional actors; further alignment and coordination was mentioned as a specific area of focus for CDEMA and CCCCC.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas and the Caribbean
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Caribbean meets to accelerate climate action
The workshop will review the policy landscape and risk status in the island countries in the region, and develop a roadmap to define and pursue integrated approaches in the region.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas and the Caribbean
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Loss and damage tracking system validation workshop
Experts gather to shape a new global system to record and manage data about hazardous events and the damages they cause.
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Technology tracking
The UN Development Programme (UNDP), the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and the World Meteorological Organization are collaborating to develop a new tracking system to record and analyse hazardous events and disaster losses and damages.
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World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Bonn technical forum
Three UN agencies are working together to develop a new tracking system for disaster impacts following agreement at COP27 on a global loss and damage fund to provide assistance to developing nations suffering from the impact of climate change.
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connecting technology
UNDRR’s newly launched data aggregator, the Risk Information Exchange (RiX), is on its way to becoming the Google of the world of disaster risk data.
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Bonn technical forum
A new report launched by UNDP and UNDRR is intended to boost the development of a new state-of-the-art disaster losses and damages tracking system.
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Bonn technical forum
Experts from some 40 countries gathered in Bonn today to improve understanding of disaster losses and damages following agreement at COP27 to scale up support for vulnerable countries struggling to cope with extreme weather due to climate change.
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