The objective of the project is to support the Government of Bangladesh in the implementation of the ongoing investment in urban resilience, which is a multi-ministerial engagement across four ministries and seven agencies. The project envisages the following activities:
Just-in-time technical support to project implementation and program development; institutional capacity development; Geospatial Data Sharing Platform (GEODASH) trainings; and disaster risk management knowledge exchange to Japan (Emergency Operations Center).

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Resilient Infrastructure
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Financial Protection
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management & Gender Equality
Resilience to Climate Change
Resilient Recovery

Sendai Priorities

Priority 1Understanding disaster risk
Priority 2Strengthening disaster risk governance to manage disaster risk
Priority 3Investing in disaster risk reduction for resilience
Priority 4Enhancing disaster preparedness for effective response and to “Build Back Better” in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction