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Building Resilience to Natural Disasters and Major Economic Crisis

Building Resilience to Natural Disasters and Major Economic Crisis
  • United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP). April 2013
  • This report provides a comprehensive response to addressing multiple shocks in Asia and the Pacific. It shows how people, organizations, institutions and policymakers can work together to weave resilience into economic, social and environmental policies. Chapter 4 focuses on the land, water, energy nexus and addresses the issue of water scarcity among others.
  • Geographical coverage: Asia, Pacific Islands
  • Main themes: Disaster prevention, Disasters, Economic impact, Energy, Floods, Infrastructure, Resilience, Vulnerability, Water scarcity
  • Main target audience: Governments, National administrations, Policy makers
  • Main purpose: Advocacy, Assessment
  • Type of resource: Assessment report, Impact study, Lessons learned, Recommendations
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Published in 2015