The Grant focuses on the Punjab
Province in Pakistan. The key issues that this assistance is trying to address
are: (i) Fill the water information gap by supporting the development of an adequate
climate/water information system to address drought; (ii) Contribute to improve
the disaster planning and management capacity by developing appropriate
planning instruments; and (iii) Support the preparation of a pilot project for
improving conjunctive water management.

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