The objective of this regional technical assistance is to
improve the institutional capacity of National Meteorological and Hydrological
Services (NMHS) of select MENA countries. This objective will be
achieved by: i) supporting governments in formulating a strategic framework to
strengthen their NMHS institutions and providing financing recommendations; ii)
delivering technical and management training for staff and supporting
operational change management; as well as iii) promoting knowledge exchange and
best practices from regional countries.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Open Access to Risk Information
Resilient Infrastructure
Resilient Cities
Financial Protection
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management & Gender Equality
Resilient Recovery

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