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United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs - Headquarters (OCHA)

  • Organization type:UN & International Organization

General contact information

  • URL: http://ochaonline.un.org
  • Address: United Nations Secretariat, 380 Madison Avenue
  • Postal Code: 10017
  • City: New York, N.Y.
  • Country: United States of America
  • Telephone: +1 917 367 2723
  • Fax: +1 212 963 1312
  • Email: ochany@un.org
  • Head of the organization: Valerie Amos

Mission & Disaster Reduction Profile

OCHA’s mission is to mobilise and coordinate effective and principled humanitarian action in partnership with national and international actors to alleviate human suffering in emergencies, advocate for the rights of people in need, promote preparedness and prevention and facilitate sustainable ...
 


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Working Areas
  • Themes
  • Complex Emergency
  • Community-based DRR
  • Disaster Risk Management
  • Health & Health Facilities
  • Urban Risk & Planning
  • Climate Change
  • Water
  • Gender
  • Food Security & Agriculture
  • Risk Identification & Assessment
  • Civil Society/NGOs
  • Economics of DRR
  • Environment
  • Vulnerable Populations
  • Recovery
  • GIS & Mapping
  • Education & School Safety
  • Critical Infrastructure
  • Public-private Partnerships
  • Capacity Development
  • Governance
  • Early Warning
  • Social Impacts & Resilience
  • Information Management
  • Hazards
  • Wild Fire
  • Drought
  • Tsunami
  • Technical Disaster
  • Land Slide
  • Cyclone
  • Flood
  • NBC - Nuclear, Biological, Chemical
  • Earthquake
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