World Conference Adopts New International Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction After Marathon Negotiations
Promoting Ecosystems for Disaster Risk Reduction
and Climate Change Adaptation
UNEP - through its Disasters & Conflicts sub-programme that was started in 1999 - has responded to crises in over 40 countries and territories including the Balkans, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Ukraine, Liberia, Japan, Iraq, China, Lebanon and Rwanda.
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UNEP's Disasters and Conflicts programme seeks to minimize environmental threats to human well-being from the environmental causes and consequences of conflicts and disasters.
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