Pakistan: Backstopping Disaster Risk Reduction


The preservation of lives and alleviation of suffering of the people through disaster risk reduction/management measures in the disaster prone areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FAZA) is part of the domain "Water Governance" of the current Swiss Cooperation Strategy. The Backstopper provides thematic expertise for the portfolio of SDC Pakistan sets the target for the integration of DRR/M and provices recommendations to specific activities. 
Country/region Topic Period Budget
Pakistan
Climate change and environment
Disaster risk reduction DRR
11.04.2017 - 31.12.2019
CHF 151'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
Private sector
  • Swiss Private Sector


Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   151'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   103'692