Contribution to the VII Regional Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas and the Caribbean

Project completed

Financially support the Regional Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in Jamaica 2020 (RPDRR 20) co-convened by CDEMA and UNDRR with a non-earmarked contribution to the overall costs and thereby assist implementation of the Sendai Framework in the Americas. Accompany this contribution by providing assistance in the preparations relying on the experience from previous platforms and the GPDRR 19 and support the participation of key stakeholders in the Americas that exhibit their activities in collaboration with SDC.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Latin America
Climate change and environment
Humanitarian Assistance & DRR
Culture / development awareness
Disaster risk reduction DRR
Humanitarian efficiency
Development awareness
Material relief assistance
01.02.2020 - 31.08.2022
CHF  286’000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
Private sector
Foreign state institution
  • Central State of South East
  • Foreign private sector North

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    286’000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    240’507
Project phases

Phase 2 01.02.2020 - 31.08.2022   (Completed)

Phase 1 01.03.2019 - 30.11.2019   (Completed)