In March and April 2019, Mozambique was struck by two consecutive major cyclones.
The Instituto Geográfico Nacional José Joaquín Hungría Morell of the Dominican Republic has the legal mandate to implement a nationwide SDI which has been initiated with the technical support of the World Bank (WB).
The World Bank´s City Resilience Program (CRP) is aimed at empowering cities to pursue a resilient future.
Due to its geographical location, the city of Banjul (The Gambia) is especially exposed to a combination of the adverse effects of disasters.
More than 20 professionals within the World Bank and local stakeholders joined the event
World Bank practitioners and consultants working in Mozambique, Vietnam and Bangladesh were present in three events
Workshop on Earth Observation supporting Disaster Risk Reduction in Greater Banjul
The French Geological Survey and the EO4SD Disaster Risk Reduction’s team will work together in Phase 2
The consortium will provide twelve demonstration exercises in more than fifteen countries of four continents in projects of four different IFIs
The Asian Development Bank sponsored a second capacity building workshop held in Indonesia
The UN Climate Change Conference COP 25 took place in Madrid (2nd - 13th December 2019)
The EO4SD DRR was present in the last edition of the Understading Risk West and Central Africa, in Abidjan