As we mark World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought tomorrow, notable strides have been achieved in building resilience to these issues globally. From Africa to Asia, concerted effort has led t...
Date: June 16, 2017Type: Feature StoryLanguage: English
Human and economic costs of disasters underestimated by up to 60 percent MARRAKESH, November 14, 2016– The impact of extreme natural disasters is equivalent to a global $520 billion loss in annual con...
Date: November 14, 2016Type: Press ReleaseLanguage: English
In 2013, an estimated one million Filipinos were plunged into poverty after Typhoon Haiyan sapped $12.9 billion from the national economy and destroyed over a million homes. No sooner had the 2010 Cyc...
Date: November 14, 2016Type: Feature StoryLanguage: English
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