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Cameroon cleanup lets flood-hit residents sleep with "both eyes closed"

6 Sep 2017, TRF

Residents in the Nkolbikok neighborhood of Cameroon's capital Yaoundé took action locally after frequent flooding disrupted lives in the community heavily. By arranging a daily rubbish collection system and cleaning up garbage blocking storm drains, the amount of flooding in the neighborhood has been reduced.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Direction de la Protection Civile
  • Website: http://www.dpcminat.cm/
  • Contact:President de l\'Assemblee generale de l\'OIPC et Directeur
  • Phone:+237 222 146 06 +237 999 610 50


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Direction de la Protection Civile
  • Website: http://www.dpcminat.cm/
  • Contact:President de l\'Assemblee generale de l\'OIPC et Directeur
  • Phone:+237 222 146 06 +237 999 610 50
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