To enhance resilience-oriented policies and investments in India by providing knowledge, capacities and systems support, with the following priorities: i) improving institutional systems, ii) improving support systems, and iii) improving service delivery, through enhancing capacities for responding to risk and increasing investments in disaster and resilience.

This program will catalyze off the success of the Bank’s prior and current DRM work in India in order to generate an increase in quantity and quality of DRM interventions and resilient growth at various scales of the government.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

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

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