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From debate to action: early warnings for protection and resilience in Africa

Gavin Iley, our Head of International Crisis Management and Resilience describes recent developments in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in Africa. It is just over a year since Storm Desmond caused severe flooding in parts of the UK, and eight months … Continue reading

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Climate modelling in Bangladesh

Climate change is likely to intensify the natural hazards that Bangladesh already faces, posing a critical challenge to development initiatives in the country. A collaborative project between UKaid from DFID, the Met Office Hadley Centre and the Bangladesh University of Engineering and … Continue reading

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