The objective of this grant is to identify coastal areas facing risks of erosion and coastal flooding, and identify potential solutions. Solutions will be identified at the pre-feasibility level, including cost-benefit analyses. The solutions will be implemented as part of a World Bank-led, multi-partner investment project. Community-led solutions will also be identified as part of this grant.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Open Access to Risk Information
Resilient Cities
Disaster Risk Finance
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Resilient Recovery
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