Cameroon

Active Projects: 0

GDP (current US$): 34.8 billion (2017)

Population: 24.05 million (2017)

Major Partners

INFORM Risk Rating: 6.2

Risk data from INFORM, a global open-source risk assessment for humanitarian crises and disasters, uses a scale from 0-10, with 10 as the highest level of risk.

Primary Hazards

For additional information on the natural hazard risk profile, visit ThinkHazard.

Context

GFDRR supports activities to strengthen disaster and climate resilience in this country. Additional information forthcoming.

World Bank Engagements 2012 – Present

Project Description
Cameroon Transport Sector Development Project
$192 million | Start date: 10/2016 (Ongoing )

The Project Development objectives are to strengthen transport planning, to improve transport efficiency and safety on the Babadjou-Bamenda section of the Yaounde - Bamenda transport corridor, and to enhance safety and security at selected airports.

Cameroon: Inclusive and Resilient Cities Development Project
$160 million | Start date: 08/2017 (Ongoing)

The Project Development Objective is to improve urban management and access to infrastructure in selected urban areas, particularly for poor neighborhoods, and increase resilience to natural hazards and other eligible crises.