Beirut Rapid Damage and Needs Assessment (RDNA) — August 2020

Immediately after the massive blast that rocked the port of Beirut on August 4, the World Beirut-RDNA-ReportENBank Group (WBG) in cooperation with the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) launched a Rapid Damage and Needs Assessment (RDNA) to estimate the impact on the population, physical assets, infrastructure and service delivery. The Beirut RDNA uses ground data and cutting-edge remote tools and technology to assess (i) damages to physical assets, (ii) ensuing economic losses, and (iii) recovery and reconstruction needs.

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