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Now is the Time to Invest in Resilient Cities

In the last 30 years, floods, droughts, cyclones, earthquakes, and other natural disasters have killed an estimated 2.3 million people and caused 3.5 trillion dollars in economic damage, leaving affected areas devastated for years after a disaster occurs. Investing in climate and disaster resilience may seem like a high upfront expense, but the benefits clearly outweigh the costs. If we don’t invest in resilience now, vulnerable cities simply won’t survive.

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World Bank Group

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MOHAMMAD

- Jan 28, 2021
Great!

Anvar

- Mar 28, 2020
Interesting!

Joy Mildred Adhiambo

- Dec 10, 2019
Now is the Time to Invest in Resilient Cities

Andradiet I.J

- Nov 14, 2019
good preparation in order to create the resilient cities, will reduce the cost significantly when the disaster occurs

Vedat

- May 2, 2019
Time to Invest

Monir

- Apr 21, 2019
Informative

Ayodipupo

- Apr 1, 2019
Informative. Great

Jafar

- Mar 25, 2019
Informatif dan edukasi

Ki

- Jul 19, 2018
Great! Thanks!

Jesús Manuel

- Jul 13, 2018
Great
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