A geographically diverse region, Central Asia faces a range of natural hazards which are now being intensified by climate change.
At the Comprehensive Financial Solutions for City Resilience Conference, city leaders presented resilience projects to financial experts in a "shark tank" event.
The Comprehensive Financial Solutions for City Resilience Conference convened city officials, private sector experts, donors, and investors to prepare for ambitious investments in urban resilience.
ThinkHazard.org is a free, easy-to-use, open-source toolthat helps project planners identify natural hazards in their project area and understand how to reduce their impact.
Since 2013, the World Bank and GFDRR have helped the people of Uttarakhand restore their homes, build better roads, and better manage future disaster risks.
The CREWS initiative supports Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to significantly increase the capacity to generate and communicate effective, impact-based,
‘Vei lomani’ is a Fijian expression meaning ‘love in action’, and it is a value at the heart of Fijian life.
When Category Five Tropical Cyclone Winston hit Fiji, Rai’s life was turned upside down; he lost his home and his sources of income.
‘Vei lomani’ is a Fijian expression meaning ‘the act of loving one another’, and it represents the importance Fijians place on supporting each other in good times and bad.
Bayly Memorial School, in Fiji’s Ra Province, was badly damaged during 2016’s Cyclone Winston.