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Egypt

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Saudi Arabia: Recurrent floods hit desert cities

27 May 2014, UNISDR ROAS

'It is becoming more dangerous and costly because of the increasing population exposed within urban settlements. It is very important that governments manage flood risk today for a safer future through better urban management and resilient infrastructures'...


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:+201008455890 +202 27927407


  • 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:+201008455890 +202 27927407
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.
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