INT/15/K11 - Capacity development for risk reduction management centers in the Caribbean
Submitter: Cuban Environmental Agency (AMA), based in Havana, Cuba.
Subcontractor: Same as above.
Priority area: Technical cooperation among developing countries.
Participating/beneficiary countries: : 3 countries (Cuba, Dominican Republic and Jamaica).
PGTF input: US$ 35,000.
Other inputs: US$ 48,00.
Approval: 38th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 26 September 2014).
Completion: Final report submitted on 28 September 2017.
Impact: Project contributed to the implementation of a pilot regional programme comprised of advanced tools and methodologies for the assessment of natural hazards, vulnerabilities, risks and community-based actions aimed at strengthening decision-making and building local capacity for disaster risk reduction and management in the participating countries through sharing of experiences and lessons learned relevant to the region.
||Contact person: Maritza González Cordoso
Director of Projects and Programms, AMA, CITMA
Cuban Environmental Agency (AMA), CTMA
Email: maritzagc @ ama.cu