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Three reports published: Economics for disaster prevention and preparedness

By Knowledge Network – Staff memberPublished on

Economics for disaster prevention and preparedness: Making smart investments in disaster and climate resilience in Europe.

“Disasters are devasting for everyone, but can disproportionately impact Europe’s most vulnerable communities, increasing poverty and inequality”.

“Investments in prevention and preparedness are urgently needed at all levels, starting with critical sectors that provide emergency response services”.

The following three reports aim to provide decision makers and practitioners with evidence, data, and tools to inform policy and investment efforts:

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Risk drivers

Climate change

Thematic series

Prevention and preparedness activities