Disaster Risk Reduction
Approaches to address loss and damage associated with climate change impacts in developing countries that are particularly vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate change to enhance adaptive capacity.
Conference of the Parties Eighteenth session
26 November to 7 December 2012, Doha
ISIM Senior Fellow, Patricia Weiss Fagen, authors this new publication commissioned by the Nansen Initiative to explore cross-border displacement and migration from Haiti in the wake of the 2010 earthquake. The paper served as a case study of cross-border disaster-induced displacement within the Nansen Initiative Central American Regional Consultation.
The post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction was adopted at the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, held from 14 to 18 March 2015 in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, which represented a unique opportunity for countries to: