When I was a teenager, I hitchhiked from Lithuania to Armenia and back. When I found myself back in Istanbul last month, I discussed disaster risk reduction financing with the finance ministers of the… Read more
Most people who live in Central Asia are too young to remember the devastating earthquakes from the past.
Although all Central Asian countries are characterized by high seismic risk, the region has… Read more
Thirty years on, the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl still exerts an indelible impact on the lives of people in Belarus, Ukraine and the Russian Federation, but communities and governments have shown… Read more