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Trend of urban growth in Nepal with a focus in Kathmandu Valley: A review of processes and drivers of change
This report documents and discusses the urbanization trend, spatial transition, major drivers of urban change, and existing institutional mechanisms of urban development in Nepal , one of the top ten fastest urbanizing countries in the world.
Disasters, Humanitarianism and Emergencies: A politics of uncertainty
The Politics of Uncertainty: Practical Challenges for Transformative Action is an Open Access book exploring the theme of uncertainty in the science-society nexus.
The COVID-19 pandemic and its challenges for Ecuador
The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed worldwide the multi-dimensional vulnerability of contemporary societies under the neoliberal logic.
Adapting research projects to the COVID-19 pandemic: Experiences from the Nairobi Risk Hub
The COVID-19 pandemic presents unique challenges to the research community beyond the devastating impacts to livelihoods and economies across the globe.
Leaving no one behind in Tomorrow’s Cities: Strengthening gender, intersectionality and social inclusion in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond
This comment identifies four mechanisms through which the COVID-19 crisis can be leveraged to enhance awareness and integration of marginalized groups and individuals into research and management of multi-hazard risk.
Strengthening community-based disaster management institutions to tackle COVID–19 and local disasters
The effects of the Coronavirus or COVID-19 have been very apparent as people, politics, and economics of the world have been brought down to a grinding halt.
Considering volatile livelihoods is critical in the war against the Covid-19 disaster
We are living in unprecedented times due to the Covid-19 pandemic, an unparalleled disaster in many respects.
The emergence of COVID-19 in Ecuador
The emergence of Covid-19 in Ecuador: An approach from disaster risk management and its relation with the Tomorrow’s Cities Hub
Tomorrow’s Cities and Covid-19: A discussion
Covid-19 has changed the context for working and will likely change the local and policy landscape for the Tomorrow's Cities Hub - it has and will have a major relevance for our collective work and its legacy.
Partnerships for the 2030 Agenda
Is Tomorrow’s Cities fit for the 2030 agenda?
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future.