DRR & CCA

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application/pdfBuilding a Culture of Resilience in Afghanistan's ProvincesAfghanistan is a country that suffers from recurrent natural disasters, including flash floods, extreme winter cold, avalanches, earthquakes, and sandstorms. Natural disasters tend to increase the vulnerability of populations who have already been weakened by longer-term food insecurity. The goals of “Building a Culture of Resilience in Afghanistan’s Provinces”, funded by OFDA, include to strengthen the capacity of communities, local civil-society organizations, and key government authorities to reduce disaster risks through mitigation, preparedness, early warning and resilience; and to respond rapidly and effectively to emergencies, thus preventing the loss of life.30/04/20149MB
application/pdfSaving Children and Families in EmergenciesSave the Children's OFDA-funded Disaster Risk Reduction Project aims to strengthen the capacity of communities, local civil-society organisations, and key government authorities at the district, provincial, and national levels to reduce disaster risks through mitigation, preparedness, early warning and resilience; and to respond rapidly and effectively to emergencies, thus preventing the loss of life. This project, implemented in three phases, covers six provinces of Balkh, Jawzjan, Saripul, Bamyan, Faryab, and Uruzgan, with prepositioning and emergency response activities in Kandahar and Kabul.30/04/20148MB
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