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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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  • Climate Change
  • Community-based DRR
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  • Cyclone
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  • Disaster Risk Management
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  • Early Warning
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  • Economics of DRR
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  • Flood
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  • Food Security & Agriculture
  • Gender
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  • Information Management
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  • Hazards
  • Land Slide
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  • Media
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  • NBC - Nuclear, Biological, Chemical
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  • Public-private Partnerships
  • Recovery
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  • Social Impacts & Resilience
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  • Technical Disaster
  • Tsunami
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