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Following the conclusion of the 3rd United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, hosted by Japan last March, the Philippine Institute f..
Deepening Regional Cooperation for Disaster Recovery and Reconstruction: A Proposal for Proactive Approach to Risk Financing
Studies find increasing frequency, intensity, and impacts of natural disasters, especially as they interplay with the negative effects of climate chan..
Disasters, Poverty, and Coping Strategies: The Framework and Empirical Evidence from Micro/Household Data - Philippine Case
This study analyzed the interactions between natural disasters and household poverty and discussed the coping strategies used by households in respons..
The Impact of Natural Disasters on Income and Poverty: Framework and some Evidence from Philippine Households
This Policy Note provides a framework for analyzing the impact of natural disasters on household income and household poverty and empirically estimate..
Study launch highlights convergence of efforts in building resilience to disasters and economic crises
Manila The Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) launched its 2013 theme study Building Resilience to Natural Disasters and..
Monday`s 6.9 magnitude earthquake in Negros Island as well as the recent floods in Mindanao and Central Luzon showed the importance of preparedness in..
Poverty is regarded as the most challenging issue that every political administration in the Philippines is facing. It has been a top priority of any ..
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Typhoons, Floods, and Droughts: Regional Occurrence and Value of Damages to Rice Farming in the Philippines
This Note looks into the regional occurrence of typhoons, floods, and droughts in the Philippines and the value of the damages that they cause on rice..
Impacts of Natural Disasters on Agriculture, Food Security, and Natural Resources and Environment in the Philippines
This study quantitatively and qualitatively analyzed the impacts of natural disasters, particularly typhoons, floods, and droughts, on agriculture, fo..
The frequency of intense floods and storms is increasing globally, particularly in Asia-Pacific, amid the specter of climate change. Associated with t..
Forecasting Natural Hazards and Disasters in Selected Southeast Asian Countries: The Need for Cooperative Action
With Southeast Asian countries like Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, the Philippines, and Viet Nam experiencing the increasing occurrence of weather and ..
The Philippines` geographical location makes it a disaster-prone country. In the Southeast Asian region, it ranks the highest in terms of the multiple..
The Philippines being geographically located within the typhoon belt facing the Pacific Ocean and close to the equator wherein it is susceptible to va..
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