Environment/Science
New York : The COVID-19 pandemic could help turn the tide on the well-being of oceans in the Asia-Pacific region, according to a UN report published on Wednesday. more
Disasters could cost Asia-Pacific region $160 billion per year by 2030, UN warns

New York: Economic losses to disasters in Asia and the Pacific could exceed $160 billion annually by 2030, the United Nations development arm in the region warned on Tuesday, urging great ...

Disaster risk outpaces resilience in Asia-Pacific, warns UN regional commission

New York, Oct 10(Just Earth News): Disaster risk is outpacing resilience in Asia-Pacific and putting people in this most disaster-prone region at risk of being pushed back into poverty, the ...