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  • Municipality of Saida Nijmeh Square
    16000 Saida
    Lebanon

    Email: m.hijazi@saida.gov.lb
    Website: http://www.saida.gov.lb

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Municipality of Saida

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http://www.saida.gov.lb

Making Saida a city of life worth living in

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Mission

Making Saida a city of life worth living in

Disaster Reduction Goal

Provide safer environment for living

Policies and Programmes in DRR

Assessment of risk areas
Protecting risk endangered areas

Membership in Key Networks

Lebanon council of DRR

Making disaster risk reduction a policy priority, institutional strengthening (HFA 1)

Municipality of Saida is a member of the National Council for DRR that has been working for the last two years on a new law on the national level.

Risk assessment and early warning systems (HFA 2)

Seeking funding for assessment of risky areas and installation of early warning systems.
Execution of break water to protect part of the old city
Assessment of endangered buildings in the old city

Education, information and public awareness (HFA 3)

Targeting schools for disaster awareness and procedures to follow during any disaster

Reducing underlying risk factors (HFA 4)

Assessment of endangered buildings in the old city

Other activities

Municipality has been working for the last two years on eliminating the environmental risk due to the huge garbage mountain on the shores of Saida:

1. Opening the waste treatment plant (already treating a round 180 tons / day)
2. Building a breakwater facing the mountain area in the sea to stop the garbage from going into the sea endangering maritime life.
3. Contracting an international contractor in collaboration with UNDP for eliminating and sorting the garbage mountain (should start working in spring 2013)
4. Planning a green area in place of the existing mountain

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