China's efforts to improve its risk management and prevention system and disaster preparedness reduce death tolls from floods and landslides.
Tag: Disaster response
Lessons Learned from Disasters in Tonga
Tonga's complex, compounding, and cascading disasters offer future lessons in building better resilience to natural hazards and disasters.
Studying Cyclones for Better Disaster Response in Bangladesh
A study on cyclones in Bangladesh seeks to know the hazards, probability and intensity and determine risks to life and infrastructure.
The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction Implementation Report
This report outlines how the Member States are monitoring their implementation of the Sendai Framework that has seven targets and 38 indicators.
India’s Disaster Response Saves Lives as Global Warming Raises Intensity of Cyclones
India saved lives and properties for the early response to Cyclone Nisarga. A May 2020 study says cyclones are increasing in intensity decade after decade.