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World Bank releases new Pacific disaster management manual | Pacific Beat

World Bank releases new Pacific disaster management manual

World Bank releases new Pacific disaster management manual

Updated 5 June 2013, 10:59 AEST

The World Bank has launched a new report that is seen by its authors as a strategic policy guide for Disaster Risk Management in East Asia and the Pacific.

Solomon Islands Journalist Koroi Hawkins attended the global launch of the report in Honiara.

Presenter: Koroi Hawkins

Speaker: Abhas Jha, Lead Author of Report Devastating Effect; Andrew Prackash, Director of the Economic and Productive division, Solomon Islands ministry of Development Planning; Suzanne Paisley, Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation, World Bank

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