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Ecuador

How to prepare a country to respond to a disaster

19 Feb 2018, WB

Disaster risk management is a priority for many countries in the Latin America and the Caribbean region. In Ecuador, following the April 2016 earthquake, the Government decided to involve both the public and private sectors and promote the notion of shared responsibility.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Secretaría de Gestión de Riesgos (SGR)
  • Website: http://www.gestionderiesgos.gob.ec/la-se
  • Contact:Subsecretario General
  • Phone:+593 425 935 00 +593 988 263 812


  • National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Secretaría Nacional de Gestión de Riesgos (SNGR)
  • Website: http://www.snriesgos.gob.ec
  • Contact:Minister
  • Phone:(593-2) 2-23-773, 255-3034 (temporary) +593 985 889 318


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Secretaría Nacional de Gestión de Riesgos (SNGR)
  • Website: http://www.snriesgos.gob.ec
  • Contact:Minister
  • Phone:(593-2) 2-23-773, 255-3034 (temporary) +593 985 889 318
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Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.