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Asia-Pacific Disaster Report 2019

The Disaster Riskscape Across Asia-Pacific - Pathways for Resilience, Inclusion and Empowerment

  • Author: UN, ESCAP
  • Publication date: January 2021
  • Page count: 128
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 19.II.F.12

Available Formats

ISBN: 9789211207934
ISBN: 9789210042970

About the product

This report examines the state of resilience of the region vis-à-vis the Sustainable Development Goals and targets relating to disaster risk reduction. It highlights some of the tools and approaches for resilience-building focusing on those that could possibly offer transformative shifts to achieve those goals and targets. Finally, it offers a reflection on the way forward for the region, including specific regional action that could be prioritized to support efforts by countries to achieve resilience to disasters and the whole 2030 Agenda.