The objective of the proposed grant is to
improve the understanding of flood risk in South Sudan and enhance disaster
preparedness following the devastating seasonal floods in 2020. The proposal seeks to
undertake field validations in selected flood hotspots to substantiate the
findings of a remote sensing-based flood damage and needs assessment.

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