Regional Workshop: “Urban Resilience to Climate Extremes in Southeast Asia”

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) with financial assistance from the Norad is organizing this regional workshop to showcase the Urban Resilience Initiatives implemented under the URCE program and the key…

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Raising the ambition of climate actions at the urban level: recommendations for policymakers

ADPC is joining hands with the University of Southern Denmark to hold an official side event at the 28th session of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28). The side…

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Unlocking Finance for Urban Climate Adaptation and Resilience: Bottlenecks and Opportunities

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) will be joining with Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) and Urban Climate Resilience Trust Fund, administered by the ADB to conduct a parallel session…

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Climate Smart, Nature-based Solutions for building Urban Resilience to Climate Extremes
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Climate Smart, Nature-based Solutions for building Urban Resilience to Climate Extremes

shutterstock_718786717 Numerous scientific studies put forward the fact that Climate Change is inevitable. As a result, the whole world is experiencing an uptick of the frequency of occurrences of disasters…

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Adapting Cities for Climate Resilience: My Tho city and Nam Dinh city in Viet Nam

shutterstock_501803197 Cities around the globe are threatened by climate-related hazards such as cyclones, floods, droughts, sea level rise, heatwaves and landslides. Around 130 port cities with over one million inhabitants…

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Enhancing urban resilience to disasters and climate change <br> <i>Glimpse of Year 2020</i>
A detailed map showing Storm Surge Hazard in different wards and villages in Dala Township, Myanmar.

Enhancing urban resilience to disasters and climate change
Glimpse of Year 2020

Bangkok, Thailand Enhancing urban resilience to disasters and climate change Glimpse of Year 2020 Urbanization in coastal areas leads to increased development, population growth and density near waterfronts that exacerbate…

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Glimpse of Year 2020