GFDRR invests in cutting-edge research of key thematic areas to contribute to the global knowledge base on risk reduction and resilience. Through its technical assistance, analytics, and capacity building, GFDRR offers innovative approaches and best practices in disaster risk management to find tailored solutions for client countries.

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Priority 1: Risk-Informed Decision Making

Harnessing the new generation of Earth observation services for international development.

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Cutting-edge analytics for disaster risk resilience.

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Priority 2: Reducing Risk and Mainstreaming DRM

Thematic Area

Promoting safe, green, and inclusive built environments.

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Thematic Area

Enabling cities to save lives, reduce losses, and unlock economic and social potential.

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Putting nature to work for a more resilient world.

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Making housing safe and resilient to disaster.

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Fortifying critical infrastructure against intensifying disaster and climate risks.

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Building safe and resilient schools where children can learn and reach their full potential.

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Priority 3: Financial Preparedness to Manage Disaster and Climate Shocks

Strengthening Financial Resilience to Disasters

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Priority 4: Disaster Preparedness and Resilient Recovery

Thematic Area

Preparing healthcare systems for shocks.

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Building a culture of preparedness for resilience.

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Improving monitoring of meteorological and hydrological hazards.

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Cross-Cutting Areas

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Understanding and tackling the DRM-FCV nexus.

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Working to ensure that resilience-building leaves no one behind.

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Initiative

Supporting countries and communities on the path to climate resilience.

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Initiative

Helping countries assess and plan for resilient recovery for the long-haul.

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A global community advancing disaster risk identification, assessment, and communication.

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