The effects and post-disaster recovery and resilience costs of floods and cyclones on WASH infrastructure in Bangladesh.
|Title||Highlighting loss and damage to water and sanitation infrastructures due to climate hazards in Bangladesh|
|Year of Publication||2022|
|Authors||Qader, A, Shaikh, PH|
|Secondary Title||COP27 Bangladesh Pavilion side event, Sharm el-Sheikh, 11 November 2022|
|Place Published||WaterAid Bangladesh|
|Keywords||Loss and Damage|
This keynote presentation discusses the need to address WASH-related Loss and Damage (L&D) and its impacts in Bangladesh, based on studies by WaterAid. It focuses on the effects and post-disaster recovery and resilience costs of floods and cyclones on WASH infrastructure. The presentation also gives examples of the overall economic and non-economic damages caused by cyclones between 2007 and 2022. WaterAid Bangladesh calls for better data and more research on economic and non-economic L&D.