Where We Work

GFDRR By The Numbers (FY23)

201 grants

201 grants were implemented in FY23 for a total amount of $71.5 million. A recent evaluation from the World Bank Group’s Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) confirmed the facility’s transformative contributions to the field of disaster risk  management.

63 countries

Grants were implemented in FY23 in 63 countries spanning six regions: Africa, East Asia and Pacific, Europe and Central Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle East and North Africa, and South Asia.

14 thematic areas

GFDRR takes a multisectoral and synergistic approach to disaster risk management that spans 14 thematic areas including building regulation for resilience, city resilience, disaster risk analytics, emergency preparedness and response, nature-based solutions, and resilient infrastructure.


Results in Resilience
Combining AI and Earth observation with local knowledge and expertise.
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Results in Resilience
Driving and informing soil erosion containment measures in the city of Kananga.
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Results in Resilience
Engaging with local communities to manage flood risk in the Cambodian capital.
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