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SRSG in the Panama Canal
The Panama Canal is a living example of the importance of resilient infrastructure and good governance, two key factors in disaster risk reduction policies.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas and the Caribbean
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2021
This snapshot looks at the current work of the Government of Panama to articulate and integrate climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction into laws and policies, with support from the Panamanian Red Cross and IFRC.
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
Cruise ships are steaming back to Caribbean ports, airlines are ramping up flights and the vaccine roll-out is underway but it could still be several years before countries recuperate from the pandemic that has rocked the region, say experts.
Despite the deep scars left by the crisis, countries now have a fresh focus on health, resilience and regionalism plus a chance to fully incorporate disaster risk reduction into their recovery.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas and the Caribbean

DRR Community in Panama

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Governance

Sendai Framework Focal Point

Sendai Focal PointSistema Nacional de Proteccion Civil (Panama)

National Platform

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National policies and plans

2010

La formulación de la política nacional de gestión integrada de riesgos surge de la necesidad y el compromiso de la República de Panamá de contar con un marco guía que oriente las acciones y las decisiones políticas desde una perspectiva integral de

Panama - government
2011

El Plan Nacional de Gestión de Riesgo de Desastres, se formula como una herramienta de planificación operativa, que permite avanzar a través de metas y objetivos estratégicos para la reducción del riesgo de desastres en el ámbito nacional y donde se

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Risk and governance profile(s)

2012
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 ISDR System partners.
Sistema Nacional de Proteccion Civil (Panama)
2010
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the biennial 2009-11 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and ISDR System partners.
Sistema Nacional de Proteccion Civil (Panama)