The objective of the activity is to
develop criteria / framework for safety related risk assessment of large dams
in India. The framework would address diverse parameters associated with large
dams like structural, social and environmental, economic, geological and
institutional capacity. The framework would lead to ranking of dams based on
their risk profile.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Resilient Cities
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management & Gender Equality
Resilience to Climate Change

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