. Today, it is the second-fastest urbanizing region in the world and one of the most vulnerable to climate risks.
In this context, we know that human and economic loss affects the sustainability and growth of countries. However,, avoid creating new risks and establishing efficient response mechanisms to disasters through regional cooperation.
The World Bank, in collaboration with the Central American Integration System (SICA) and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), has published a report about Disaster Risk Management in Central America that includes opportunities and challenges to strengthen its resilience.
. In this video, I explain some of the key areas to develop resilience in the region.