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Nature-Based Solutions for Disaster Risk Management: River Flood Hazards

Published By:

  • World Bank
  • World Resources Institute

Published On:

January 5, 2019


English (English)

This presentation is part of a suite of communications materials prepared for the World Bank on Nature-based Solutions (NBS). These resources were designed for the World Bank and its network of partners to understand how NBS can enhance their investment portfolio, and how to consider and utilize these solutions. This presentation describes a set of nature-based solutions (NBS) that can protect, restore, and manage watersheds and riverine ecosystems to safeguard communities and enhance development project performance. Throughout the presentation, we will also discusses the challenges and limitations of this solution set