17. Cities and climate change and disaster risk management

17. Cities and Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management

In order to achieve sustainable development of cities, it is necessary to take into account the present and future impact of climate change on them and the necessary management to contribute to its mitigation and adaptation, especially for the most vulnerable territorial communities. For successful disaster risk management of the impact of climate change, good urban planning and design is needed, along with strong urban economic governance, accompanied by a mechanism for participation and inclusion and data collection.