HYOGO FRAMEWORK COUNTRIES & REGIONS THEMES & ISSUES HAZARDS PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
Subscriptions: RSSEmail

Rwanda: National Report in preparation for WCDR (2004)

  • Title in original language: Disaster Risk Reduction and prevention in Rwanda
  • Publication date: 2004
  • Source:Rwanda - government

Disaster context in Rwanda is mainly linked with natural, man-made and mixed
disasters. Many cases of disaster are particularly linked to the geographic, historical and socio-cultural aspects of the country. Rwanda has limited cases of disaster resulting from natural hazards, but has sometimes experienced localized flooding and landslides and drought. There are also disasters resulting from epidemics, road accidents, forest fires and social conflicts.

Keywords

  • Countries/Regions:Rwanda

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/962

Tag This Document


Comma separated. E.g. gender events, women


> Log in to view your tags



Tools
Email this page





 
Share your inputs to WCDRR working session

Share inputs on how the World Conference working sessions can contribute to deliver disaster risk reduction



Create your own view of country national HFA progress by selecting, sorting and comparing the data and information you wish to see. View it online or download a spreadsheet.