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New homes, highways boost flood risk on Turkey's northern coast

15 Sep 2020, TRF

Two recent deadly floods have sparked fresh warnings about unchecked development in the country's the Black Sea region, Turkey.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency
  • Website: http://www.afad.gov.tr
  • Contact:President of Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency
  • Phone:+90 312 258 2323 +90 530 266 0101


  • National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency
  • Website: http://www.afad.gov.tr
  • Contact:President of Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency
  • Phone:+90 312 258 2323 +90 530 266 0101


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Ministry of Interior, Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD)
  • Website: http://www.afad.gov.tr
  • Phone:+90 312 258 2323 +90 530 415 7160

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