definitionEmerging-economy governments have the opportunity to borrow at low interest rates from international lending organizations aiming at pre-disaster planning or at recovery activities before or after the occurrence of extreme event respectively. This is a major financing source in the developing world.
(Kunreuther H. and Linnerooth-Bayer J., 1999, p. 15)
Co-benefits and impactsFinancial preparedness or recovery.
FRI indicators (Show all)Legal building reconstruction/renovation for flood risk mitigation/adaptation purposes
Availability and accessibility of financial resources
Illustrations (Show all)rm_images/800px-Asian_Development_Bank_headquarters.jpg
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