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… are stepping up their region’s drive to curb the impact of natural and man-made hazards by implementing the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction. The Parliamentarians Network for Resilience to Disasters in Central Africa, known by its French acronym REPARC, was …
… of Central African States is stepping up its efforts to rein in the impact of hazards amid rising pressure from climate change. The ECCAS secretariat, plus its 11 … and ‘high’ risk profiles, half of them are African, according to the INFORM Index for Risk Management.  Central African Republic, Chad, and Democratic Republic of Congo are in the top 10 ranking for the highest overall disaster risks. Central African Republic and Chad are among …
… GENEVA, 29 February 2018 – The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction has engaged CIMA Research Foundation to generate risk … and hunger. The development of these strategies is a key target of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, the global plan for reducing disaster losses.” … and hunger. The development of these strategies is a key target of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, the global plan for reducing disaster losses.” …
… 29 2.6.3 Case Study: Indonesia … 41 2.9.3 Case Study: Indonesia … Probabilistic Country Risk Profiles for Disaster Risk Management 2.6.3 Case Study: Indonesia The Yogyakarta earthquake that struck in 2006 and caused losses estimated at … risk and, consequently, improve a community’s resilience. 2.9.3 Case Study: Indonesia In Indonesia, a scientific study developed large-scale flood probabilistic …
… and what does not work in relation to legal, institutional and planning frameworks for disaster risk reduction (DRR) in Africa. It aims to further support the … or establishment of national platforms, definition of DRR policies and national action plans by identifying challenges, gaps and needs in existing mechanisms and … and Zimbabwe. This publication was produced in 2010 by the UNISDR Regional Office for Africa based on information provided by DRR National Focal Points with the kind …