Rescuers in disaster zones
Rescuers in disaster zones

Disaster Preparedness

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  • CitiesSpeak

Working together with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), The Economist Intelligence Unit put together a socio-economic analysis to help local officials make a compelling argument to invest in flood mitigation…

storm
storm
  • CitiesSpeak

For city leaders preparing for floods, droughts, air and water contaminants, rising sea levels and other potential disasters, scientists are essential partners.

If pushed to their intellectual limits, most people will be able to name one…

Water
Water
  • CitiesSpeak

This is the sixth post in a series of blogs on the World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia.

Throughout the week long meeting of the World Urban Forum in Medellin, Colombia, there was clear agreement:

Our climate is…

Climate
Climate