The objective of the grant is to support the Government of Sri Lanka in resilience infrastructure planning in the Colombo Megapolis Region and its urban resilience agenda. Activities will do so through technical and operational support in gathering, sharing, and analyzing risk data and information required for resilient infrastructure planning.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Resilient Cities
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Financial Protection
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management & Gender Equality
Resilience to Climate Change
Resilient Recovery

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