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* The updated version of this document will be available by the end of 2014

Herramientas

Actores Principales

Office of Disaster Preparedness Emergency Management (ODPEM)

Acting Director General: Mr. Richard Thompson
2-4 Haining Road
Kingston 5
Jamaica
Tel: (876) 906-9674-5 / (876) 754-9077-8
 
Email: odpem@cwjamaica.com

Delegación Unión Europea

Delegation of the European Union to Jamaica, Belize, The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands and Cayman Islands

8 Olivier Road
PO Box 463 Kingston 8
Jamaica, W.I.

Teléfono: 1-876-924-6333
Fax: 1-876-924-6339
Email: delegation-jamaica@eeas.europa.eu

Plan de Acción DIPECHO 2015-2016

IFRC: Caribbean Communities Organized and Prepared for Emergencies (CCOPE)

  • Area of intervention:
     Dominican Republic, Grenada, Jamaica, Saint Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname
  • Main project results:
    • CDMS is strengthened through its operationalization at country level with national community resilience programmes
    • Regional knowledge management, through the harmonization and application of existing risk reduction tools and methodologies, is consolidated in conjunction with the National Systems
    • Scaled-up advocacy with resilience partners and greater public and private support for community resilience activities

UNISDR: Implementing the post 2015 DRR framework in the Caribbean at the local, national and regional levels

  • Area of intervention:
     Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago
    • Main project results:

- Enhance political commitment and institutional engagement

      • Aligning of two main regional DRR strategies with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030
      • Promote the integration DRR Country Documents/profiles updating processes into regional and national monitoring and evaluation processes
      • Provision of technical support for the preparation of two DRR Country Documents (Haiti and Belize)

- Facilitate access to relevant DRR information in ordert to informed decision-making for DRR as an integral component of policies and planning

      • Providing key decision makers with DRR information and tools
      • Promote the DRR country document at regional, national and local level
      • Promote results, tools and initiatives at the regional (national) level using different media tools

Plan de Acción DIPECHO 2013-2014

HelpAge International

      • Project title: Mainstreaming vulnerable populations in Disaster Risk Reduction in Jamaica
      • Core Activities: Community disaster plans, micro-mitigation projects, retrofitting of houses, contingency plans

UNISDR

      • Project title: Strengthened Disaster Risk Reduction in the Caribbean through greater fostering of the Hyogo Framework for Action priorities for action at the local, national and regional levels
      • Implementation in: Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago
      • Core activities: Communication and dissemination of DRR tools and initiatives, HFA implementation, Country documents

Plan de Acción DIPECHO 2011-2012

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