Social Impacts & Social Resilience

View of the Bangaldesh coast
The Climate Resilience Challenge is a competition for innovative, interdisciplinary, and solution-oriented ideas to build and enhance resilience in the country.
The Oscar M. Lopez Center for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management Foundation
Long exposure of crown point weir in the city center of Leeds which was built as part of the Leeds flood control program.
13 October is International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction. This year the theme is Only Together. The focus is on enhancing international cooperation to developing countries. The reminded of the value of working together to deliver flood resilience investments.
Flood Resilience Portal
Drawing contest in Dushanbe dedicated to 2021 IDDRR
The contest brought together schoolchildren from Dushanbe, interested in drawing and disaster risk reduction in the Alisher Navoi Park of Culture and Recreation.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
The IDB has expanded its longstanding partnership with the Government of Japan through a partnership amendment signed with the MOF and a new MOC with the JICA.
Inter-American Development Bank
M. Shah Alam Khan, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
In this interview, Professor M. Shah Alam Khan explains how amphibious housing can help populations in Bangladesh cope with reoccurring floods.