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First Arab Insurance and Investment Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction

At the request of the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Physical Development of Sudan and the League of Arab States, ESCWA participated in the “First Arab Insurance and Investment Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction” (Khartoum, 23-24 September 2018). Presentations were delivered by ESCWA on climate change impacts on the Arab Region and Investment schemes based on the ESCWA Water Development Report 7 findings.

  • / Khartoum, Sudan


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The central aim of this Regional Knowledge Hub is to provide access to information that can facilitate cooperation, coordination, dialogue and exchange among Arab States, organizations and stakeholder and to support awareness raising as well as regional networking and exchange on issues related to climate change and water resources in the region. Access to RICCAR assessment findings and associated datasets is being made available on this Regional Knowledge Hub, which is comprised of two open-access components: a website and a data portal. This online platform complements, and builds upon, the findings and processes already presented in the main report and its technical annex, as well as the series of publications that elaborate further on the work being pursued collectively under RICCAR.