The objective of the Trust Fund is to improve
financial resilience and risk-informed investment planning toward building
disaster and climate resilience in Central Asia.The key activities are: (I) a regional multi-hazard risk assessment and exposure mapping; (ii) provision of the technical support to the governments through country-level analytical work to provide Disaster Risk Financing Solutions, and (iii) capacity-building workshops at both the country and regional levels, and regional exchanges such as the Understanding Risk Central Asia Forum. The activities mainly target government officials, academia, and young professionals that work in the relevant areas in all five Central Asian countries.

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