Social Impacts & Social Resilience

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.
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.
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.
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.
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United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Headquarters
National Disaster Management Organization (Ghana)
Green Africa Youth Organization
Africa Youth Advisory Board for DRR
European Committee of the Regions
Participants in the COVID-19 "Towards Resilience of Cities" webinar
The urban experience of COVID-19 is “a trigger for us to re-examine the meaning of local resilience,” said Mami Mizutori, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction in a webinar with cities and local government
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Jakarta