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… Background In the Arab region, the League of Arab States (LAS) is taking the lead in promoting the … regional DRR mechanism including a sound programme for building resilience to disasters in line with the Arab Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction and the Hyogo … assignment. Qualifications - Masters or PhD or equivalent experience (of minimum 5 years) in a discipline relevant to development, environmental affairs and/or disaster …
… the HFA to inform the attempts to develop a global post 2015 framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in 2015. … This report seeks to measure progress in the Hyogo …
… national and local levels throughout the Arab region on the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction, the successor of the Hyogo Framework for Action. This report include the …
… The study provides an assessment, interpretation and visualization of ten national disaster loss databases from the region (i.e.: Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Jordan, … further draws a picture on the practices and methodologies used for managing disaster data in the Arab region and additional statistics are provided to capture the … The study provides an assessment, interpretation and visualization of ten national disaster loss databases from the region (i.e.: Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Jordan, …
… This brief gives an overview of the disaster trends and challenges across the Arab region, with a special emphasis on … for the Arab Sustainable Development Report. … This brief gives an overview of the disaster trends and challenges across the Arab region, with a special emphasis on …
This paper discusses a project in the Arab region aimed at enabling national and regional institutions to develop system wide capacities to monitor, archive and disseminate data on key hazards and vulnerabilities, and periodically assess emerging risk such as national poverty trends. It shows that systematically recording data on disaster loss represent…
This publication provides a short overview of disaster risk reduction in the Arab region. It focuses on the major risks, why in particular cities are at risk and what are the drivers of disaster risk in the region. Further, the factsheet provides information about the achievements and challenges for the future.
… A declaration by the Mayors and Local Government representatives together with National Government … for disaster risk reduction recognize the vulnerability Arab cities and towns to disasters such as earthquakes, volcanoes, flooding, flash flooding and storms, as well … for disaster risk reduction recognize the vulnerability Arab cities and towns to disasters such as earthquakes, volcanoes, flooding, flash flooding and storms, as well …
The Arab region joins the rest of the world in facing an increase in natural hazards. … to natural hazards events, which results in an increase in the number of natural disasters in the region. These disasters result from a group of factors including the … in the long term, especially if we examine some statistics that reveal that the cost of reconstruction after the occurrence of big disasters at the global level has …
… This Natural Disaster Risk Reduction Educational Kit (NDRR) in Arabic has been developed with the view to enhancing the coping capabilities of disaster prone communities in the Arab States region as well as the dissemination of the technical knowledge in natural disaster reduction to build the capacities of educational institutions, students, and …