Urban development can result in the loss of permeable (or pervious) surfaces, decreasing the ability of water to seep into the ground. As a result, stormwater runoff, peak discharge, and…

Muhammad Halik Rizki, Jian Vun |

Urban development can result in the loss of permeable (or pervious) surfaces, decreasing the ability of water to seep into the ground. As a result, stormwater runoff, peak discharge, and…

Muhammad Halik Rizki, Jian Vun |

新型コロナウイルス感染症流行下で複数の災害および危機が同時に発生した場合、国の災害リスク管理システムには適応性と柔軟性が必要であり、医療関連の緊急事態はすでに抱えている脆弱性をさらに悪化させます。医療関連の緊急事態に対応できるよう災害リスク管理システムを調整する際に検討すべき点として、5つのポイントがあげられます。

Jian Vun, Jolanta Kryspin-Watson |

Multiple and overlapping disaster and crises are demonstrating the need for adaptability and flexibility of national disaster risk management (DRM) systems. Here are five ideas to consider when…

Jian Vun, Jolanta Kryspin-Watson |

The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified the need for real-time, practical, and reliable data for city governments. Without information on what people are experiencing on the ground, governments do not…

Gayatri Singh, Jeremia Sir Nindyo Mamola, Daniela Evia Duarte |

新冠肺炎大流行破坏了全世界人民的生活和生计。在疫情爆发前,世界银行预测2020年将有3500万人摆脱贫困。政府需要在应对大流行中实时地相互学习和采用最佳实践。

维多利亚· 克瓦 |

The COVID-19 pandemic is devastating lives and livelihoods globally. Before the pandemic, the World Bank projected that 35 million people in East Asia and the Pacific would escape poverty in 2020…

Victoria Kwakwa |

Indonesia, the world's fourth most populous country, is becoming increasingly urban. Today, over half of the population lives in cities; by 2045, the centenary of Indonesia's…

Sameh Wahba, Kurt Kunz, Mark Roberts |

Urbanisasi telah mentransformasi Indonesia. Laporan terbaru Bank Dunia yang berjudul “Waktunya ACT! Mewujudkan Potensi Perkotaan Indonesia”

Frederico Gil Sander, Mark Roberts, Sailesh Tiwari |