Active Grants: 2

GDP (current US$): 221.8 billion (2017)

Population: 19.59 million (2017)

Major Partners

INFORM Risk Rating: 2.6

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.


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
Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Loan with a Catastrophe Deferred Drawdown Option
$493.06 million | Start date: 06/2018 (Ongoing)

The Program Development Objective (PDO) of the Building Disaster and Climate Resilience Program Project for Romania is to strengthen Romania’s institutional and legal framework to effectively manage the physical, social and fiscal impacts of natural disasters and climate change.

Strengthening Disaster Risk Management Project
$60.48 million | Start date: 07/2018 (Ongoing)

The Project Development Objective is to enhance the resilience of critical disaster and emergency response infrastructure and to strengthen the government’s capacities in disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation.