Climate change and disaster risk management


Improving climate resilience is key to achieving Baguio's vision of becoming an inclusive and livable city.

Tags: Philippines, Urban development, Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, Water

Southeast Asia advanced efforts to guide capital and funding toward sustainable activities across the region by defining green projects in the transportation and storage and construction and real estate sectors.

Tags: Finance, Environment, Climate change and disaster risk management

This report outlines future projections of available used EV batteries in ASEAN, compares them with estimated stationary use needs for variable renewable energy sources, and provides policy implications for facilitating battery reuse.

Tags: Transportation, Environment, Climate change and disaster risk management

The High-Level Policy Dialogue of the ASEAN Finance Ministers explored creating an ASEAN Climate Finance Policy Platform, with ADB's support, to help advance collective action in the battle against climate change.

Tags: Finance, ASEAN, Climate change and disaster risk management

The report considers how deeper regional integration and greener growth can bolster trade and act as a buffer against future shocks.

Tags: Trade and industry, Economy, Climate change and disaster risk management

Herry Cho, Singapore Exchange managing director and head of sustainability and sustainable finance, talks about the importance of standardizing sustainability reporting.

Tags: Private sector development, Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, Experts Talk

With parametric insurance, payouts can be made immediately after a typhoon, making it an effective tool to fund the rapid emergency restoration of coral reefs post damage.

Tags: Environment, Finance, Climate change and disaster risk management

The city of Hue in central Viet Nam is looking at nature-based solutions to balance historical asset conservation and urban development as well as enhance climate resilience.

Tags: Viet Nam, Urban development, Climate change and disaster risk management

This report highlights the need for transformative solutions that advance climate action, increase resilience, and protect hard-fought development gains.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, Agriculture and food security, Social development and poverty

The twin goals of Thailand's electric vehicle (EV) strategy are to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the transport sector and to become a regional leader in EV production.

Tags: Thailand, Transportation, Climate change and disaster risk management, Energy