Why is the new disaster framework sidestepping climate change?

Harjeet Singh, GNDR member Harjeet Singh, GNDR member
Harjeet Singh, GNDR member, questions the puzzling silence and reluctance of the new framework draft document to deal with the issue of climate change and its increasingly devastating impacts, and how climate change adaptation needs to be supported by disaster risk reduction experiences, so both the UN institutions and practitioner communities can bring the two together in unison and compliment each other's work, to create a safe and sustainable world.

[by Harjeet Singh | 3rd WCDRR Sendai | 14 March 2015 | Day 1]


Read the piece from GNDR member Harheet Singh in Thomson Reuters website




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