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Colombia

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UNEP: Countries turn to ecosystems to reduce risk amid concerns over more disasters

16 Mar 2015, UNEP

Strong commitments to ecosystem-based approaches for disaster risk reduction at the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (UNGRD)
  • Website:http://www.sigpad.gov.co/sigpad/index.as
  • Contact:Director General de la Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres
  • Phone:(57-1) 3751078 ext 102 +571 552 9696


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (UNGRD)
  • Website:http://www.sigpad.gov.co/sigpad/index.as
  • Contact:Director General de la Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres
  • Phone:(57-1) 3751078 ext 102 +571 552 9696
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 2010 2,217,518
Earthquake* 1999 1,205,933
Flood 2008 1,200,091
Flood 2007 1,162,135
Flood 2005 474,607
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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