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 Photo by UNISDR Participants in the study tour learned key lessons from Aqaba and Petra

Jordan takes lead on city-to-city risk reduction

28 Apr 2015, UNISDR ROAS

Models of local-level disaster risk reduction and management, the Jordanian cities of Aqaba and Petra are leading an initiative for five fellow municipalities which have stepped up their own efforts to build resilience. Officials from the municipalities of Salt, Jerash, Zarqa, Irbid and Madaba have seized the opportunity to see what Aqaba and Petra are doing right. Along with representatives from their respective governorates and the Ministry of Interior, they have just wrapped up a study tour on mainstreaming disaster risk reduction at the local level...


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