Latest additions in the knowledge base

Young woman and a child sitting at a market in Mauritania
Improving access to healthcare and electricity can go a long way toward reducing the costs to growth from climate disasters.
International Monetary Fund
This report is an assessment of progress at the regional level and in West Africa against the ‘African Union Programme of Action for the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 in Africa’.
Overseas Development Institute African Union
Climate change is driving millions of people into hunger. On World Food Day, we’re highlighting simple solutions that give communities sustainable access to food – and hope.
Action Against Hunger International

DRR Community in Mauritania

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Sendai Framework Focal Point

Sendai Focal Point: Ministèr de L'Environnement et du Développement Durable

National Platform

Mauritania National Platform

National policies and plans


Le Plan national de gestion de risque acridien (PGRA) est constitué de deux composantes : le Plan de prévention du risque acridien (PPRA) et le Plan national d’urgence antiacridienne (PNUA). 

Le Plan de prévention du risque acridien (PPRA) a pour objet

Mauritania - government

Risk and governance profile(s)

The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the biennial 2011-13 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
Ministèr de L'Environnement et du Développement Durable