Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management

Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Preparedness

This webinar presents the principles of social collaboration in Community DRR and adaptive capacities.


Watch: Paris Agreement Explained in 3 Minutes

Santiago Villalpando of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs speaks to the significance of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and why it's so important that it's signed by all parties. 

Photo Essay: How Designers are Addressing Disasters

Designers are crafting inventive housing for the millions of people left homeless by war and natural disasters.  See this photo slideshow from Architectural Digest by clicking on the photo below.

Infographic: 10 Simple and Climate Friendly Habits to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The successful COP21 meeting in Paris in December 2015 was also the perfect opportunity to remind citizens of how everyone can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions in their day-to-day lives.  This illustration shows 10 simple and climate friendly habits.

(Infographic from the COP21 website.)