The Ministry of Energy and Water Resources in collaboration with UNEP is carrying out the project “Sustainable Flood Management and Risk Reduction Action”. This report documents the work on the second objective, with emphasis on flood mitigation.
Somalia - government
United Nations Environment Programme
The Somali Red Crescent Society, with support from the German Red Cross and the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre, recently held a three-day inception workshop to launch its new forecast-based financing (FbF) project.
The main objective of this assignment is to undertake a comprehensive assessment of existing centralized and decentralized early warning systems as part of transfer of technologies for enhanced climate risk monitoring and reporting in Somalia.
In 2008, Somalia introduced an electronic based Early Warning Alert and Response Network (EWARN) for real time detection and response to alerts of epidemic prone diseases in a country experiencing a complex humanitarian situation.
IDMC, with support from the Robert Bosch Foundation, is documenting successful practices to address displacement in the context of climate change. On International Women’s Day, the focus lies on interventions tackling the issue in a gender-sensitive way.
This report describes the activities that should be prioritized from recent Humanitarian Response Plans in order to save the livelihoods and lives of 1.5 million rural people in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia who are facing another La Niña‑induced drought.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters