The objective of this grant is to improve the
resilience of selected coastal cities in Sub-Saharan Africa, by enabling
coastal resilience policies and investments through improved knowledge on climate
and disaster risk, institutional capacity diagnostics and stakeholder dialogues.
In pilot cities, the project will deliver packages of technical, financial and
policy engagement proposals to mobilize in-depth technical works to leverage city
coastal resilience investments and policies.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Financial Protection
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management & Gender Equality
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