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United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa (UNISDR AF)

  • Organization type:UN & International Organization

General contact information

  • URL: http://www.unisdr.org/africa
  • Address: United Nations Complex, Block N, Level 2, Gigiri, PO Box 47074
  • Postal Code: 00100
  • City: Nairobi
  • Country: Kenya
  • Telephone: +254 207626719
  • Fax: +254 207620336
  • Email: ISDR-Africa@unisdr.unon.org
  • Head of the organization: Sharon Rusu

Mission & Disaster Reduction Profile

To foster national ownership of the disaster reduction process, UNISDR Africa provides tailored assistance to the establishment of national platforms with national leadership and cost sharing. At the same time, it endeavoures to reinforce partnership with already-established UNISDR National Platforms through mutual support in disaster reduction initiatives.
 
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