Category Archives: flood management

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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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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Hội nghị “Tổng kết công tác Phòng chống thiên tai và Tìm kiếm cứu nạn năm 2016, triển khai nhiệm vụ năm 2017”

   “Để có Kế hoạch phòng chống thiên tai cấp quốc gia tốt, chúng ta không chỉ dựa vào chuyên gia và nguồn vốn nước ngoài mà cần biết cách huy động các chuyên gia trong nước, các bộ, ngành … Continue reading

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