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

Flood vulnerability and contingency plan: Warrap State, South Sudan


This document presents results of the flood vulnerability mapping exercise conducted Warrap State, South Sudan. The research aims to strengthen the coordination between aid actors during flood emergency responses; to provide information to the South Sudanese government and aid actors and to inform the development of a disaster risk reduction strategy for Warrap State.

The methodology used for this study employed three interrelated steps: (1) identification of inundation areas using remote sensing technology; (2) sampling of flood-prone villages; and (3) primary data collection on the living conditions, flood mitigation and preparedness methods and perceptions of communities in flood prone areas in Warrap State.

Keywords

  • Themes:Community-based DRR, Early Warning, GIS & Mapping
  • Hazards:Flood
  • Countries/Regions:South Sudan

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/37784

Tag This Document


Comma separated. E.g. gender events, women


> Log in to view your tags



comments powered by Disqus
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