This report on “Knowledge and technical and institutional capacities in the field of Disaster Risk Management in Central Africa” presents the results of a baseline study analysis for capacity building in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) within the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS). This activity contributes to building the capacities of disaster risk management experts to better support the implementation of DRR activities in Central Africa and sharing knowledge and best practices in disaster risk management.
The report provides an overview of the main disaster risks within ECCAS, including droughts, floods, landslides, volcanic hazards, and epidemics. This report outlines the strengths and weaknesses in preparing for and responding to these risks, and cites the response strategies implemented by ECCAS member countries.
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