The objective of the grant is to improve the
disaster-resilience of water supply in selected cities of Afghanistan, and in
particular to enhance the ability of the urban utility Afghanistan Urban Water Supply and Sewage State Owned Corporation (UWASS.soc, formerly "AUWSSC") to withstand natural catastrophes and
climate change related disasters.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Open Access to Risk Information
Disaster Risk Finance
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management and Gender Equality
The Challenge Fund

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