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Canada

Federal government announces landmark investments for disaster-proofing Canada

22 Mar 2017, IBC

The Government of Canada tabled the 2017 Federal Budget and dedicated significant funds to protect Canadians and their communities from the ravages of natural disasters. $2 billion will be set aside for a Disaster Mitigation and Adaptation Fund to support the national, provincial and municipal infrastructure required to deal with climate change.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Public Safety Canada (PS)
  • Website: http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/
  • Contact:Director, Strategic Policy
  • Phone:613-949-3180 +1 613 762 7144


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Response Division, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
  • Website:
  • Contact:Senior Policy Advisor
  • Phone:+1 613 992 2022 +1 613 862 5203
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