Category Archives: Climate Change

Multi-Hazard Early Warning Conference: Saving Lives, Reducing Losses

Climate change, associated extreme weather and demographic shifts means that record numbers of people are exposed to floods, heatwaves and other hazards. Improved early warning systems and more coordinated disaster risk reduction are therefore more important than ever before. To … Continue reading

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Joining efforts for Urban Climate Resilience in Vietnam – Results from UCR-CoP Discussions

Yesterday (May 16, 2017) in Hanoi, active participants of the UCR-CoP met for the second time in 2017 to share and update of their work in climate resilience building in various cities and levels in Vietnam. The meeting was organized … Continue reading

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Nhân rộng bộ chỉ số đô thị chống chịu với biến đổi khí hậu tại Việt Nam

Các đô thị Việt Nam đang phát triển và mở rộng nhanh chóng về cả không gian, dân số và cơ sở hạ tầng, trong bối cảnh các tác động của biến đổi khí hậu (BĐKH) diễn biến ngày càng … Continue reading

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Takeaway Points from the Training on Storm-resistant Housing Design and Construction in Da Nang

Da Nang is one of the cities that is most affected by climate change in Vietnam because of storm surges and typhoons that take place almost every year. For the past month, ISET and the city of Da Nang organized … Continue reading

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