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SMEs account for 99% of all businesses and 1 out of 3 people work in an SME globally, so they  are closely linked into community structures. They are therefore critical for the resilience of countries and communities; SMEs recognized drivers of innovation which is key to changing our approach to DRR.  For more information see UNDRR's compendium of SME resources.

Latest on SMEs from the private sector

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United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR); UNDRR Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE)
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European Commission
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ARISE Japan and ARISE Philippines
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ARISE Central-American networks INTEGRARSE
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ARISE Central-American networks INTEGRARSE

Member good practices, case studies, and stories on SMEs

Infrastructure Critical Infrastructure
Infrastructure Critical Infrastructure
Infrastructure
European Commission
SMEs Capacity Development Cyclone
ARISE Central-American networks INTEGRARSE
SMEs Capacity Development Cyclone
ARISE Central-American networks INTEGRARSE
SMEs Capacity Development
Japan Bosai Platform