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

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
Disaster risk reduction DRR
Water sanitation
Humanitarian efficiency
Material relief assistance
01.02.2020 - 31.07.2021
CHF 286'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
Foreign state institution
United Nations Organization (UNO)
  • Central State of South East
  • United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   286'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   194'170