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Egypt

 by WorldBank

Water in the Arab world: From droughts to flood

21 Mar 2014, WB

Countries in MENA have decided to change their approach to so-called natural disasters, understanding the benefits of being prepared for the weather or geological risks, rather than waiting for such events to strike and putting the pieces back together again...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Cabinet Information and Decision Support Center, Crisis Mangement and DRR Sector (IDSC)
  • Website:http://www.idsc.gov.eg/
  • Contact:Director , Crisis management and Disaster Risk Reduction Sector
  • Phone:+20 227 929 292 +20 100 845 5890


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Cabinet Information and Decision Support Center, Crisis Mangement and DRR Sector (IDSC)
  • Website:http://www.idsc.gov.eg/
  • Contact:Director , Crisis management and Disaster Risk Reduction Sector
  • Phone:+20 227 929 292 +20 100 845 5890
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 1994 160,660
Earthquake* 1992 92,649
Flood 2010 3,500
Flood 1995 3,000
Flood 2002 800
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
Academic Programmes in Egypt
 
Neighbouring Countries


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Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.