46162-001: Strengthening Disaster and Climate Risk Resilience in Urban Development in the Pacific

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Description

As small island developing states, Pacific developing member countries (DMCs) are vulnerable to economic shocks, natural hazards and climate change, which pose a significant challenge to sustainable development and progress towards achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. Pacific DMCs are highly exposed to the adverse effects of climate change and natural hazards including floods, droughts, tropical cyclones, earthquakes, and tsunamis, and have a low capacity to manage the resulting ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 46162-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8238
Approval Date 05 Dec 2012
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban Sector Development

 

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