UN to set resilience goals
The post-2015 sustainable development goals that are due to be adopted in September will include targets to reduce the risk for loss of life, livelihood and critical infrastructure from disasters.It follows the agreement struck on disaster risk reduction at a UN conference in Sendai, Japan. The framework calls for actions to protect populations and promote quick recovery, as well as prevent ne
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