Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation with Reference to Asia - Pacific- Europe-Africa Region
3rd International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRCDavos 2010<br />30 May - 3 June 2010 ¦ <br />The Davos Congress Centre <br />Davos, Switzerland<br />ISDRSession on <br />Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation with Reference to <br />Asia - Pacific- Europe-Africa Region<br />Convener : <br />Institute For Sustainable Development And Research, India .<br /> Date: 30 May 2010. Room : Sanada . 9.00am-12.00 pm<br />
3rd International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRCDavos 2010<br />Capacity building through social response and participation of civil societies for mitigating the impacts of the disasters in world cities<br />Mr. D.G.Fadnavis ,<br />Member of Maharashtra Legislative assembly , Mumbai, India <br />
Some bare Statistics<br /><ul><li>Cities make only 1% of Land area of Earth.
Cities host more than 50% of world population & majority of Physical capital.
Half of the humanity resides within 100 km of sea coast or sea navigable waterway.
8 of the 10 world largest cities are located on coast.</li></ul>3<br />
Some bare Statistics<br /><ul><li>Asia pacific region comprises of 52% earth Surface area.
59% world population & 70 % of world natural disaster.
75% of Global flood mortality risk is concentrated in Bangladesh India & China. </li></ul>4<br />
Some bare Facts<br /><ul><li>With urbanization economic losses have sored.