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… vulnerability to improve risk reduction Flood early warning in Bangladesh An earthquake early warning for Japanese bullet trains Watching the rains to build … vulnerability to improve risk reduction Flood early warning in Bangladesh An earthquake early warning for Japanese bullet trains Watching the rains to build …
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5 February 2009
… This book was produced to mark the end of the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR), a United Nations initiative to reduce the negative effects of …
… efforts by governments, local authorities, international organizations, and multilateral financial and trade institutions to invest in reducing disaster risk and to promote sustainable development policies that will create better … efforts by governments, local authorities, international organizations, and multilateral financial and trade institutions to invest in reducing disaster risk and …
… Strengthening connections between communities and local government - Fiji: Beyond early warning and response: Risk-sensitive local development - France: Memo’Risks: Students survey community risk knowledge - Indonesia: Many partners, one system: An integrated Flood Early Warning System (FEWS) for Jakarta - Indonesia: The …
… on Typhoon Sendong in the Philippines leading to the Mindanao Declaration on Disaster Risk Reduction Priorities; (ii) the new World Meteorological Organization's weather and …
… the innovative and state-of-the-art hydrometeorological services and their use in disaster risk reduction mechanisms that are effectively protecting lives, livelihoods, and assets. …
This document summarizes the outcomes of the Programme Forum and presents the progress made in disaster prevention and risk reduction during the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR). It also addresses major concerns in disaster risk management related to education, capacity development, social impact and vulnerability, civil socie…
Publication
24 November 2021
… disaster risk reduction into their recovery, and building long-term resilience. “COVID-19 is a vivid example of systemic compound risk,” says Mami Mizutori, UN Special … St Vincent and the Grenadines was carpeted in volcanic ash as it wrangled with COVID-19 and a dengue outbreak. Despite tightly-stretched finances, Caribbean …