The objective is to strengthen the capability
of the Democratic Republic of Congo to strategically and measurably manage the
risk of natural hazards and extreme weather events to the airports and the
airport-city interfaces in Goma and Beni (North Kivu province) by creating a
knowledge management system and methodology for identifying, assessing, and
prioritizing risk mitigation investments, geared towards a more resilient
transport infrastructure and an enhanced socio-economic wellbeing of the

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Open Access to Risk Information
Resilient Cities
Disaster Risk Finance
Resilient Recovery
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management and Gender Equality
The Challenge Fund

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