This study examines the impact of community-based anticipatory interventions by comparing perceptions of community members in the villages targeted in Blue Nile, Sennar and Khartoum states with those from control villages not targeted by the project.
Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) aims to minimize a disaster’s impact within communities—to reduce the severity of a threat. It’s not always possible to prevent a risk entirely, but mitigation can make the impact less severe.
IOM will implement the new project for a period of 24 months from 2021 to 2023, targeting the disaster-prone states of Khartoum, West Darfur, North Darfur, South Darfur, North Kordofan, Kassala, Gadaref, and Blue Nile.
Khartoum, 9 September 2021 – The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, Regional Office for the Arab States organized a workshop with ministers and disaster risk managers, and practitioners in Sudan to present the content and recommendation of
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Arab States
With Sudan set to experience heavy rains again, UNDP has been working to improve flood resilience in at-risk areas, and partnering with UN-Habitat to highlight the potential of easy, cheaper, and practical SSBs.
United Nations Development Programme - Regional Bureau for Arab States
The purpose of this study was to review selected National Adaptation Plans to better understand how disaster risk management is approached in climate change documents, and if systemic risk issues where impacts cascade across sectors are considered.