development objective of this grant is to strengthen the capacity of national
authorities in the Dominican Republic to improve dam safety operations, preparedness,
and resilience of downstream communities, and of water supply and sanitation
services in targeted areas of the country.

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