Tajikistan: Backstopping Disaster Risk Reduction


Tajikistan is extremely prone to natural disasters.The reduction of disaster losses and improvement of people’s safety and livelihoods through disaster risk reduction (DRR)/management measures  is part of the domain “Infrastructure/Water/Climate Change” of the current Swiss Cooperation Strategy for Central Asia. The (DRR Backstopping Expert provides thematic expertise to ensure quality of the Swiss DRR portfolio  and DRR mainstreaming into the overall Swiss Program in Tajikistan.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Tajikistan
Climate change and environment
Disaster risk reduction DRR
13.09.2017 - 13.09.2019
CHF 130'300
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
Private sector
  • Swiss Private Sector


Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   130'300 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   116'073 Total project since first phase Budget inclusive project partner CHF  230'300