Rapidly growing cities are becoming increasingly vulnerable to disasters in the East Asia Pacfic region due to poor planning, with economic losses increasing dramatically as the region grows wealthier. This infographic visualizes some of the findings from the World Bank report, Strong, Safe and Resilient – A Strategic Policy Guide for Disaster Risk Management in the East Asia and the Pacific.
- Press release: Losses from Disasters in East Asia and Pacific Raise Concerns for Poverty Reduction
- Feature: Key report findings
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