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Slideshow June 5, 2018

In Pictures: How the Mozambican City of Beira Improved Urban Planning and Strengthened Resilience

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For years, the coastal city of Beira has been hit by violent storms and recurrent flooding. Through the Mozambique Cities and Climate Change Project, funded by $120 million IDA credit, the city has strengthened its resilience to weather-related hazards. This has reduced risks of flooding by an estimated 70% and benefited 300,000 people.