Risk assessment and early warning systems (HFA 2)
In addition to a national muti-sectoral committee set up to address each indicator of this priority area for action, the UNDP Project - Capacity Development for Disaster Risk Reduction is currently ongoing to strengthen our national capacity in the follwing:
i National and local risk assessments based on hazard data and vulnerability information are available and include risk assessments for key sectors.
ii. Systems are in place to monitor, archive and disseminate data on key hazards and vulnerabilities.
iii. Early warning systems are in place for all major hazards, with outreach to communities
iv. National and local risk assessments take account of regional/ trans-boundary risks, with a view to regional cooperation on risk reduction.