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Impacts of Natural Disasters on Households and Small Businesses in India

Publication | December 2019
Impacts of Natural Disasters on Households and Small Businesses in India

This paper analyzes the impacts of extreme rainfall and resulting flooding on vulnerable households and small and medium-sized enterprises in Mumbai, Chennai, and Puri District in India.

It provides insights into the diverse negative impacts experienced to support the development of policies and plans to address such effects.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Extreme Precipitation: Exposure, Vulnerability, and Impacts
  • Methodology and Data
  • Assessing Impacts
  • Summary and Conclusion