A Cost-effective approach for Disaster Risk and Water Resource Management
Disaster Risk Management At-A-Glance
Disasters hurt the poor and vulnerable the most. Over the past decade, the World Bank has emerged as the global leader in disaster risk management, supporting client countries to assess exposure to hazards and address disaster risks.
The development objective of the Managing Natural Hazards Project for Vietnam is to increase the resilience of the people and economic assets to natural hazards in selected river basins of the project provinces within the overall framework of Vietnam's national disaster prevention, response and mitigation strategy towards 2020.