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Ghana: CARE International holds review meeting in Tamale

3 Feb 2015, GhanaWeb

CARE International is supporting community based adaptation (CBA) efforts to mitigate impacts of climate change in the region, reports GhanaWeb. Their aims is, among other things, to ensure that community-based adaptation (CBA) approaches for vulnerable communities are incorporated into development policies and programmes in Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique and Niger...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO)
  • Website:http://www.nadmo.gov.gh
  • Phone:+233 302 780 221 +233 243 366 078


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO)
  • Website:http://www.nadmo.gov.gh
  • Phone:+233 302 780 221 +233 243 366 078
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 1983 12,500,000
Flood 1991 2,000,000
Flood 1995 700,000
Flood 2007 332,600
Flood 1999 324,602
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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