The primary objective of the grant, managed by the International Organization for Migration, is to contribute to enhancing the resilience of communities to disaster risk and assisting in adaptation to climate change in the Republic of Marshall Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia. The three main activities and their associated indicators are as follows: (i) participatory risk mapping and planning of community investments; (ii) beneficiary surveys and regional consultations to help design regional/national early warning systems; and (iii) geo-tagging and evaluation of public buildings and infrastructure with links to open source mapping platforms.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Open Access to Risk Information
Resilient Infrastructure
Resilient Cities
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