The
objective of the proposed project is to advance the use of phone surveys to
inform the current COVID-19 response and future disaster response efforts in
the Caribbean. Main activities include: High-frequency phone surveys to monitor the impacts of COVID-19 in Belize, Dominica and Saint
Lucia; and Enhancing the governments’ capacities to implement phone surveys as part of future disaster
response.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Open Access to Risk Information
Resilient Infrastructure
Resilient Cities
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Financial Protection
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