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The restoration, and improvement where appropriate, of facilities, livelihoods and living conditions of disaster-affected communities, including efforts to reduce disaster risk factors.

ADB to help Pakistan establish national disaster management fund

26 Nov 2015, ADB

Tariq Bajwa, Secretary Economic Affairs Division, and Werner E. Liepach, ADB’s Country Director for Pakistan, signed the letter of exchange for the establishment of the fund which will support disaster risk reduction efforts, enhanced fiscal resilience in case of disasters. The fund 'will serve as an effective government-owned mechanism to support disaster risk financing and financing that can enhance Pakistan’s resilience to future disaster events' said Mr. Liepach...

Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 3.2 [PDF, 116Kb]School curricula , education material and relevant trainings include disaster risk reduction and recovery concepts and practices
  • Indicator 4.5 [PDF, 87Kb]Disaster risk reduction measures are integrated into post disaster recovery and rehabilitation processes
  • Indicator 5.3 [PDF, 86Kb]Financial reserves and contingency mechanisms are in place to support effective response and recovery when required.

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