Program Development Objective is to systematically strengthen national and regional capacities to better manage disaster risk and recovery and enhance climate resilience. The main activities include: Analytical work in understanding risk and identifying areas for strengthening financial protection; Development of shock-response social protection mechanisms in Saint Lucia; Training of Caribbean Educational Institutions in Mainstreaming DRF into DRM Curricula; and South-South Knowledge Exchange

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