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the act or an instance of demoting

a lowering in price or value

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QC DRRMO chief Karl Michael Marasigan emphasized the importance of disaster preparedness in a speech during a symposium on instituting school-based Disaster Risk Reduction and Management leadership held last week at the QCX Experience Museum.
This Provincial Lecture will focus on unpacking the relationship between disaster risk reduction and resilience, enhancing understanding of resilience and vulnerability, as well as highlight the correlations between risk reduction, resilience, sustainable development and climate change.
As this developed, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council urged Lanao del Norte officials to appoint permanent Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Officers (MDRRMOs).
The Regional Consultative Committee (RCC) is made up of 26 member countries that serve as an informal consultative mechanism on disaster risk reduction in the Asia Pacific Region.
Jordan has prepared a master National Contingency Plan for Disaster Risk Reduction in coordination with the concerned parties", he explained during the meeting held lately at the Arab Academy for Science,Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT) in Cairo.
While in the 1990s, the focus was more on multi-stakeholder and local governance, from 2000 onward more risk-sensitive investment planning has been emphasized, and risk-informed decision-making has become the core of risk reduction.
The UNISDR recognized Legarda's "unrelenting and vigorous support" in advancing disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation nationally and internationally through legislation, policy leadership, and advocacy at all levels.
Japan will implement cooperation for disaster risk reduction special to Japan that effectively combines three approaches: non-material assistance, material assistance and the promotion of global and region-wide cooperation," Abe said, according to the Kuwait News Agency (KUNA).
During the meeting, Boronov noted the significant contribution of the Government of Japan to disaster risk reduction.
The recommendations of this report will assist engineers, planners and policy makers at national, regional, state, and local levels to move from a nation that is primarily reactive to coastal disasters to one that invests wisely in coastal risk reduction and builds resilience among coastal communities.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced on Wednesday that the country will host the Asia- Europe Meeting (ASEM) conference on disaster risk reduction and management from June 4 to 6.
NNA - In less than two years, Lebanon will join again the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, at its fourth session in Geneva - Switzerland, to help reinforce a disaster resilient world, hand in hand with local and international experts who have garnered countless years of experience to serve this goal.
Manmohan Singh, will inaugurate the first session of national platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) at the Vigyan Bhawan here on May 13.
The UNISDR calls for cities and governments at all levels to prepare for climate change and integrate disaster risk reduction in all urban planning.
The meta-analysis included data on 174,149 people from 27 controlled trials, and included participants with a broad range of baseline cardiovascular-event risk, ranging from a 5-year risk of less than 5% to a risk of greater than 30% The degree of relative risk reduction among trial participants with a 5-year risk of less than 5%, or 5% to less than 10%, was roughly similar to the risk reduction seen in participants with higher baseline risk levels, even in those with a baseline 5-year risk of 30% or more.