Palestine, State of

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Palestinian houses flooded with rainwater following heavy rains in Rafah in southern Gaza Strip, on February 8, 2023.
Like many others living in the Gaza Strip, Ahmad*, a father of six children, faces daily challenges related to hazards that accompany the winter season, from sewage overflow and flooding to frequent power outages and frigid temperatures.
Global Communities - Partners for Good
SRSG meeting Minister of Interior-Palestine
23 Palestinian cities till now are on the pathway to resilience, pledging to make the cities safer, preventing risks, and promoting innovation and investments.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Arab States
Collecting experiences of humanitarian-development-peace nexus approaches. Case studies in DRC, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Mali, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Uganda, Sahel, Palestine, Afghanistan, Colombia and Iraq.
Swedish Agency for International Development Cooperation

DRR Community in Palestine, State of

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Sendai Framework Focal Point

Sendai Focal PointNational Centre for Disaster Risk Management

National Platform

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National policies and plans


The State of Palestine’s National Adaptation Plan (NAP) provides:

  • An assessment of historic trends in climate in relation to the State of Palestine
  • Identification and prioritization of vulnerabilities
  • Future climate-scenarios for the State of
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change State of Palestine - government

Risk and governance profile(s)

Cover- Palestine MTR SF
Palestine's Voluntary National Report for the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (MTR SF).
State of Palestine - government
Cover of the health and climate change profile occupied Palestinian territory: aerial image of a town on a hill slope
This health and climate change profile presents a snapshot of country-specific climate hazards, climate-sensitive health risks and potential health benefits of climate change mitigation.
World Health Organization United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change