Climate Change

MTR art outside UNHQ
Leaders are gathering in the UN Headquarters in New York, for the High-Level Meeting of the Midterm Review of the Sendai Framework. A political declaration to accelerate action on disaster resilience and progress on the Framework has been adopted.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
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.
UNDRR Bonn Office
UNDP flood recovery programme Pakistan
The theatre of action and opportunity for solutions in pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals has ‘gravitated towards urban centres’. Many of these solutions will be through policymakers and their partners adopting more ‘systems-based’ approaches
Making Cities Resilient 2030 (MCR2030) United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Office in Incheon for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction United Nations Human Settlements Programme - Headquarters
climate protection landscape
I welcome the Synthesis Report released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, who have been a leading voice on the danger posed by the runaway climate crisis.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Incheon, Republic of Korea