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Documents and Publications
Disaster risk and resilience publications, reports, research papers and case studies.
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2022
This study assesses the impact of climate change on urban home-based workers in South Asia focussing on women home-based workers living in slums and informal settlements in Bangladesh, India and Nepal.
HomeNet South Asia
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2022
This paper explores the argument that weather-related heat stress should be considered an escalating occupational hazard that deserves full societal recognition in order to be considered as an emerging occupational risk requiring public action.
European Trade Union Confederation
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2022
In compliance with target F and Additional Target 2 and Additional Target 3, the report provides information on the estimated amount of national DRR and CCA expenditures from both internal and external sources.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
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2022
This report provides a qualitative and descriptive analysis that shows the connections between disaster risk reduction and health, in existing policies at the regional and sub-regional levels in Asia and the Pacific.
Stockholm Environment Institute
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2022
This short article raises concern about other areas in the world on how they may access Near-Earth object (NEO) impact information and cope with such disasters.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Science
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2022
The Allianz Risk Barometer is an annual survey and report that highlights the most important risks for companies the year ahead, based on the insight of 2,650 risk management experts from 89 countries and territories.
Allianz Group, Allianz SE
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2022
This report fulfils the requirement of the Climate Change Act 2008 for the government to lay before Parliament a five-yearly assessment of the risks for the UK of current and predicted impacts of climate change.
United Kingdom - government
Drought in the Horn of Africa - Rapid response and mitigation plan to avert a humanitarian catastrophe
2022
This report describes the activities that should be prioritized from recent Humanitarian Response Plans in order to save the livelihoods and lives of 1.5 million rural people in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia who are facing another La Niña‑induced drought.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters