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World Bank Tokyo Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Hub: Project Related Blogs

February 27, 2018


Strengthening community resilience in South Asia

November 19, 2019

Keiko Sakoda, Bandita Sijapati


Urban flood resilience in Indonesia: New approaches through an urban design lens

September 17, 2019

Jian Vun, Jolanta Kryspin-Watson, Kevin Simulya Alyono


Towards a more resilient Afghanistan

June 25, 2019

Julian Palma, Ditte Fallesen

Understanding and engaging the informal sector for resilient housing across the Caribbean

May 2019

Elizabeth Hausler, Thomas Moullier, Louisa Helen Barker, Michael Collins, Saurabh Dani

Integrated urban flood risk management: Learning from the Japanese experience

April 24, 2019

Jolanta Kryspin-Watson, Jia Wen Hoe

Protecting Bhutan’s cultural heritage

November 7, 2018

Dechen Tshering, Barbara Minguez Garcia, James P. Newman

From Japan to Bhutan: Improving the resilience of cultural heritage sites

June 19, 2018

Barbara Minguez Garcia and co-author: James P. Newman, Dechen Tshering

Making the built environment more resilient: lessons learned from Japan

June 5, 2018

Keiko Sakoda and co-author: Thomas Moullier, Louisa Helen Barker

“The past is never dead. It’s not even past.” – William Faulkner

April 30, 2018

Barbara Minguez Garcia and co-author: James P. Newman

Learning from Japan: PPPs for infrastructure resilience

February 27, 2018

Sanae Sasamori and co-author: Naho Shibuya

How to protect metro systems against natural hazards? Countries look to Japan for answers

November 10, 2017

Ignacio Sánchez D’Ocon and co-authors: Naho Shibuya, Georges Darido, Sofía Guerrero Gámez

From Istanbul to Manila—different fault lines, similar challenges

July 13, 2017

Shanika Hettige and co-authors: Shoko Takemoto, Robert Lucas

The road to resilience: sharing technical knowledge on transport across borders

July 13, 2017

Shanika Hettige and co-authors: Shoko Takemoto, Robert Lucas

Are we listening to our ancestors’ warnings?

September 29, 2016

Ko Takeuchi

How can we help countries share their own development knowledge? Insights from Japan

March 30, 2016

Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez / Co-authors: Keiko Sakoda Kaneda, and Daniel Levine

Shaken, not stirred

January 28, 2016

Joaquin Toro / Co-author: Maryia Markhvida

How can we reduce the impact of natural disasters on schools?

December 18, 2015

Vica Rosario Bogaerts