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The Agenda 2030 calls for enhanced policy coherence for sustainable development. In response to this call, in sub-Saharan Africa, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) is working on fostering policy coherence among two practices

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
African Union Commission
Centro Internazionale in Monitoraggio Ambientale
Nairobi
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
United Nations Development Programme
Overseas Development Institute
Nairobi
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This policy brief highlights how investing in disaster risk reduction not only protects lives and assets, but can also yield additional benefits that can enhance the wellbeing and resilience of African countries. Under the program, “Building Disaster

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A webinar on “Community-based disaster risk reduction approaches in the context of COVID-19 in Africa” was co-organized by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction Regional Office for Africa and the Global Network of Civil Society Organisations for
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
Global Network of Civil Society Organisations for Disaster Reduction
Nairobi
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In Sub-Saharan Africa, the response to the pandemic is unfolding with various DRR governance approaches and initiatives to curb the spread of the disease as well as its interconnected socioeconomic impacts. As a result of an often resourced constrained

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This report provides an analysis of public investment planning for disaster risk reduction (DRR) in Kenya and highlights the level of public investment in DRR in the country. It does this through a risk sensitive budget review, which uses the Organisation

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United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
Nairobi
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United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
Nairobi