Improved Resilience of Children with Disabilities through DRR


The project seeks to raise the profile of people with disabilities, elderly and their family members with the selected communities also benefitting from the intervention. The objective is to increase the resilience of the target group by reducing the risk of disaster by improving the capacity of KFPD (Korean Foundation for the Protection of the Disabled) and other relevant stakeholders to protect the most vulnerable and institutions catering from them from the effects of natural disasters.
Country/region Topic Period Budget
Korea, Democratic People’s Republic
Climate change and environment
Disaster risk reduction DRR
01.06.2017 - 31.05.2020
CHF 385'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
International or foreign Non-Governmental Organization
  • Handicap International


Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   385'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   345'044
Project phases Phase 2 01.06.2017 - 31.05.2020   (Current phase) Phase 1 01.03.2016 - 28.02.2017   (Completed)