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UNDP and UNDRR strengthen partnership to further integrate disaster risk reduction measures into country planning and decision-making processes

UNDP and UNDRR signed a joint partnership agreement to step up collaboration on three priority areas to accelerate the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 and…  


A UN-wide effort to leave no one behind

How the CADRI partnerhip is helping countries invest in disaster risk reduction.  


How tsunami preparedness saved a rugby coach's life

Launching its #PrepareToWin initiative, UNDP supports countries in Asia Pacific with tsunami drills.  


Designing plans to withstand climate change in Uruguay

Making a sustainable future for a heavily urbanized society.  


Climate adaptation: setting the stage for transformation

Incorporating the reality of climate change into nations' budgets.  


UNDP and Mozambique Government launch post disaster recovery facility for Cyclones Idai and Kenneth

UNDP and the Government of Mozambique today formally signed an agreement for UNDP Recovery Facility that will help fast track recovery and build resilience following the devastation unleashed by…  


Managing climate and disaster risk in fragile states

Natural hazards hit all countries but people living in least developed countries and fragile states, often affected by conflict, feel them most severely.  


Risk-informed development: from crisis to resilience

How risk-informed development can insulate countries from crises, political strife, droughts, and other shocks.  


Lessons for life: preparing students for tsunamis

In the past 100 years, 58 tsunamis have killed more than 260,000 people, higher than any other natural hazard.  


Recovery: Challenges and Lessons

This publication highlights the growing impact of disasters on people, communities and economies  

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