Jordan

Active Grants: 5

GDP (current US$): 40.07 billion (2017)

Population: 9.7 million (2017)

Major Partners

INFORM Risk Rating: 4.2

Risk data from INFORM, a global open-source risk assessment for humanitarian crises and disasters, uses a scale from 0-10, with 10 as the highest level of risk.

Primary Hazards

For additional information on the natural hazard risk profile, visit ThinkHazard.

Context

GFDRR supports activities to strengthen disaster and climate resilience in this country. Additional information forthcoming.

Grants Awarded by GFDRR 2007 - Present

World Bank Engagements 2012 – Present

Project Description
Emergency Services and Social Resilience Project AF
$10.8 million | Start date: 12/2016 (Ongoing)

The development objective of the Emergency Services and Social Resilience Project for Jordan is to help Jordanian municipalities and host communities address the immediate service delivery impacts of Syrian refugee inflows and strengthen municipal capacity to support local economic development.