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  • United Cities and Local Governments - Africa UCLGA
    22 Essaadyine Street Hassan
    10000 Rabat
    Morocco

    Email: info@localafrica.org
    Phone: +212 537 260 062
    Fax: +27 123249156
    Website: http://www.localafrica.org

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United Cities and Local Governments - Africa (UCLGA)

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http://www.localafrica.org

- Network of cities and local governments of Africa - Promotion of a decentralized democcratic governance in Africa - Representation of the voice of African local government at the continental and international levels

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Mission

- Network of cities and local governments of Africa
- Promotion of a decentralized democcratic governance in Africa
- Representation of the voice of African local government at the continental and international levels

Disaster Reduction Goal

- Sensitization of local governments on urbanization and cluimate change
- Early warning on disaster risks
- mainstreaming hazard risk management into local lanning policies
-educating local communities and authorities on climate change adaptation and resilience

Policies and Programmes in DRR

- Risk assessment of coastal areas subjected to a rising sea levels in Western and Eastern Africa
- Engaging African cities in energy efficiency policies
- sensitizing African cities on the Carbon Market

Membership in Key Networks

-UCLG
-ICLEI
-Cities Alliance
-MOU with the African Water Association

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

activity on disaster management in areas subjected to a rising of the sea levels in Mozambique and Benin

Other activities

Other activities inclues:
- the creation of an African Local Government Academy
- the setting up of a Local Economic Development Network of Afrioca
-the setting up of a Network of local elected Women of Africa

Disaster Risk Reduction Focal Point(s)

Jean Pierre Elong Mbassi
Office: +212 537 260 062
Mobile: +212 650 318 366

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  • 22 Essaadyine Street Hassan 10000 Rabat Morocco

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  • Conferences:  - 6th AFRP and 5th High-Level Meeting on DRR

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