China

Latest additions in the knowledge base

An aerial view of the Mai Po nature reserve beside Shenzen City, China
In 2018, the highest decision-making body on financial and economic issues in China mandated competent authorities to implement coastal conservation and restoration projects through the use of Nature-based Solutions.
International Union for the Conservation of Nature
Cover
2021
In this letter to the editor, the authors discuss the lessons provided to authories by the compound effect of COVID-19 and flooding in Henan Province, China.
Journal of Flood Risk Management (Wiley)
A metre-high wall of sandbags at the waterfront of Heng Fa Chuen is washed apart by rough waves as Severe Typhoon Mangkhut hits Hong Kong (2018).
The Asia-Pacific Typhoon Collaborative Research Center (AP-TCRC) has been inaugurated in the Chinese coastal city of Shanghai, serving as a role model for regional coordination and cooperation in support of disaster risk reduction.
World Meteorological Organization

DRR Community in China

Upcoming meetings
Upcoming training
Academic programs
Organizations

Governance

Sendai Framework

No results found!

National Platform

No results found!

National policies and plans

No policies and plans on record.

Submit one

Risk and governance profile(s)

Cover and title of publication
2021
This report summarizes the risks posed on China's climate, ecosystems, food and water systems, and citizens by climate change, as well as the country's policies for mitigation, adaptation, and emissions reductions.
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici