The institutional structures and systems which support disaster risk reduction processes and programmes at national and regional levels. A National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a nationally owned multi-stakeholder governance mechanism for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.
2 Jul 2015, UNISDR AF
'Africa is a continent which is experiencing a lot of disasters, limitations are still high, we still have a lot of poverty and limited resources to respond, and at the same time Africa is faced with climate change related disasters. The Sendai Framework will influence the strategy which we have in place,' said H.E. Tumusiime Rhoda Peace, Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture at the African Union...
External Online Resources
Find or contribute curricular, extra-curricular and public awareness materials on disaster prevention and school safety for primary, secondary, vocational, community-based education and public awareness.
Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.