To Improve Disaster Preparedness and Urban Resilience, Japan Shares Best Practices with Armenia, Kyrgyz Republic, and Tajikistan
The World Bank and the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) are supporting Armenia, Kyrgyz Republic, and Tajikistan in different aspects of disaster risk management (DRM), including establishment of a crisis management center, seismic risk assessments, and institutional capacity building to increase the resilience of critical infrastructure against recurring natural hazards…
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Economical helps Canadians prepare for disasters with $450,000 commitment to the Canadian Red Cross
With natural disasters happening at an increased frequency and severity, now more than ever, Canadians need to be able to successfully cope when disaster hits. The Insurance Bureau of Canada recently reported that the record insured damage valued at $4.9 billion in 2016 is part of an upward trend that shows no signs of stopping, and is having a staggering effect on our communities across the country. This serves as a powerful reminder of how important it is to be prepared before catastrophe strikes.