The G20 countries, with a population of 4.7 billion, have large exposure, risk from asset concentration, and vulnerability to natural disasters. In the current World Risk Index, four out of the top 10 vulnerable countries are G20 nations.
Importance of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Mechanisms –
How can “Risk Reduction” be achieved?
India’s efforts towards reducing risk under its G20 Presidency –
What should be G20’s Future Programme in Risk Reduction Management?
Source – The Indian Express
QUESTION – Discuss the significance of the G20 nations’ efforts in disaster risk reduction, highlighting the vulnerabilities faced by G20 countries and the strategies proposed for risk reduction.