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… DURBAN, 8 December 2011 - While good news remains in short supply from the main climate change talks here in Durban, … waiting for their central governments to direct their efforts. The World Green Building Council has just awarded Mexico City the prestigious Local Climate Action … including urban land use, tourism and other ministries. UNISDR’s Making Cities Resilient Campaign is also great for us because it fits very well with the needs and
… 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 … of the Programme Forum and presents the progress made in disaster prevention and risk reduction during the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR). …
This study examines areas in Africa, South America and the Arab region subject to different levels of both land degradation (LD) and agricultural drought hazard (ADH). The authors estimate crop losses related to the impacts of drought and land degradation combined. The conclusions warn that drought and land degradation could impact the aspirations for…
… in the publication present a broad range of approaches to women-led disaster risk reduction across humanitarian, environmental and development sectors, a single … selected case studies also reflect the way gender issues are understood in disaster risk reduction across the globe, and offer unique perspectives of and approaches to … in the publication present a broad range of approaches to women-led disaster risk reduction across humanitarian, environmental and development sectors, a single …