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Shunned by investors, poorer nations seek to climate-proof growth

12 Apr 2019, TRF

As droughts and floods cut crop harvests and storms tear up buildings and power lines, countries vulnerable to climate change have proposed new ways to access cheaper financing to tackle the risks. For example, new instruments aim at fostering climate resilience and helping countries transition to 100 percent renewable energy.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Direction de la Protection Civile, Ministère de l'Intérieur (Senegal) (DPC)
  • Website: http://www.gouv.sn/
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:(221) 33 889 39 00 (221) 77 529 05 32


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Direction de la Protection Civile, Ministère de l'Intérieur (Senegal) (DPC)
  • Website: http://www.gouv.sn/
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:(221) 33 889 39 00 (221) 77 529 05 32

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.