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Programme coordinator DRR & DR, Syria Note: This position is listed for reference...position will be filled under Caritas Syria umbrella as Capacity building / PCM / M&E / finance advisor to Caritas Syria Primary Function (50%): Manages and...
...associate - strengthening capacity development for DRM - Syria Note: This position is listed for reference purposes...Source(s):United Nations Development Programme - Syria (UNDP Syria) Closing date:19 Jan 2011 Location:Syrian Arab...
International day for disaster reduction - Aleppo, Syria Type:Meeting or Conference Date:13 Oct 2010 Location...Administration United Nations Development Programme - Syria (UNDP Syria) Other organizer:United Nations Office for Disaster...
...on urban risk reduction in Arab States, Damascus, Syria, November 2009: consolidated workshop proceedings...Administration; United Nations Development Programme - Syria (UNDP Syria) Publication date:2009 Number of pages:1 p. and...
United Nations Development Programme - Syria (UNDP Syria) Organization type:UN & International Organization General contact information URL: http://www.nurc-sy.org Address: Mazzeh, West villas Ghizzawi street No. 8, Building No...
...Drought vulnerability in the Arab region: case study - Drought in Syria, ten years of scarce water (2000-2010) Source(s):United...drought is of about 38.09 million. The report focuses on Syria, considered one of the most economically affected countries...
Syria: A presidential decree establishes a Fund for mitigating the impact of drought and natural disasters on agricultural production...
Report on the consultation on health disaster preparedness, mitigation and response in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, Syria, 2003 Source(s):World Health Organization (WHO) Publication date:2003 Number of pages:16 p. The WHO Regional Office...
...Lebanon and a large urban population in Syria live within 50km of a fault line. Increasing...years has increased vulnerability. In Syria, for example, an estimated one million...a 2010 drought vulnerability report on Syria. Tracking disaster losses Syria, along...
...with missions to various locations: Syria, Algeria, Egypt, Morocco...) Job...in priority Algeria, Morocco, Egypt, Syria and Tunisia. Duration of the consultancy...construction and buildings in Algeria and Syria; - Promotion of Energy Efficiency Appliance...
...impact of climate change is also felt. “Syria, for example, was severely affected by...progress Only Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Syria and Yemen have been monitoring closely...coordination mechanisms, whilst Jordan, Syria and Yemen have been working with the UN Development...
...for displaced in neighbouring countries (Syria, Jordan, Egypt and Lebanon) with the...displaced Iraqis in neighbouring countries (Syria, Jordan, Egypt and Lebanon) through...three countries (Jordan, Lebanon and Syria) in addition to negotiating with donors...
...research station and headquarters in Aleppo, Syria, and a staff of over 500 scientists and...capabilities would be an advantage. Living in Syria ICARDA's headquarters is situated 30 km south of Aleppo, Syria's second largest city. In addition to...
...now focussed on the needs of children in Syria.” Dr Gillespie said what children had witnessed during Syria’s almost two-year conflict was disturbing...counselling. “Workers in camps outside of Syria tell us children are acting out violence...
...emergencies, whether it be civil conflict in Syria or a “complex” disaster like Japan...attention to the impact on urban areas of Syria’s ongoing fighting, which the...government is a combatant in conflict, as in Syria. Cluster chaos. According to URD...
...of humanitarian principle - like access in Syria. It depends on the context, says von Meirop: in a Syria-type context where the government is a party...improve our security management systems.” Syria is a "watershed moment" said von Meirop...
...Djibouti, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon Morocco, Syria and Yemen. “The importance of evidence in...Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria and Yemen. As a result, in 2011, three disaster...Mauritania, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen and the United Arab Emirates...
...conflicts such as those occurring now in Syria or Mali do not wreck collections. Plant...create a "firmer financial footing". SYRIA, MALI Officials recently had to transport seeds from a CGIAR facility in Aleppo, Syria. "The last samples were put on a truck...
...areas." North Africa and Middle East Syria in the Middle East and Morocco in North...food price shocks, though in the case of Syria, internal conflict and consequences of...deteriorate. There is great uncertainty over how Syria's wheat crop will fare because of the...
...region. A recent multi-year drought in Syria is estimated to have led to the migration...household incomes of about 7 percent in Syria and Tunisia, the report indicates. Yemen...the impact of the ongoing conflict in Syria would likely add greater welfare losses...
...Syrian Arab Republic Telephone: +963 112129702 Email: Chife-editor@sana-syria.com The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) is the national official news agency in Syria. It was established in 1965. It is linked to the Ministry of Information...
...Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria*, and Tunisia. * Cooperation with Syria is temporarily suspended until further notice from the European Commission The overall objective of...
...his country intends to put more pressure on the Government of Syria, along with the international community, and extend humanitarian...More than 18,000 people, mostly civilians, have died in Syria since the uprising against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad...
...related to the integration of DRR into the DPMAs process in Syria”. Moreover, it focuses on the existing polices with their...possible ways to improve the knowledge base for these policies in Syria and similar worldwide countries. Due to the lack of such important...
...the (GFDRR) Main host:Ministry of Local Administration Other host:United Nations Development Programme - Syria (UNDP Syria) Description Since the adoption of the Hyogo Framework for Action in 2005, greater awareness of the importance...
...including Djibouti, Somalia, Sudan, Yemen, Lebanon, Iraq and Syria is significantly hampered due to frequent and large scale disasters...programmes in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. “Through these projects, UNDP country offices...
...East. According to our own research, a prolonged drought in Syria from 2006-2011, part of a drying trend likely associated...climate change, contributed to the decimation of nearly 75% of Syria’s crops. It’s the people, stupid In conclusion, the...
...Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Venezuela, Yemen, Zambia...South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda...
...productivity" to "water productivity", writes Theib Oweis, of the Syria-based International Center for Agricultural Research in the...countries like Qatar, Jordan, Nigeria, Kenya, Sudan and Syria, and trying to develop coping strategies along the way. Drylands...
...reduction. During a special session municipalities will be able to sign-up to the campaign. Syria On the International Day for Disaster Reduction, Syria is planning to organise a national launch of the campaign in Aleppo. The campaign champion...
...Author(s):Bazza, Mohamed Number of pages:12 p. Expert Consultation and Workshop on Drought Preparedness and Mitigation in the Near East and the Mediterranean organized by FAO/RNE, ICARDA and EU, Aleppo, Syria, 27-31 May 2001.
...Algeria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Montenegro, Morocco, Palestinian Authority, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey (“Partner Countries”). The PPRD South aims to contribute to reinforce the quality of Civil Protection...
...before it is adopted and this is a priority. Lebanon continues to face several ongoing challenges: the conflict in neighbouring Syria, its spillover into Lebanon and associated influx of refugees, the lack of agreement to form a national government, internal...
...Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, the occupied territories of Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunis, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
...happen again in this country. We know that not only the country but the entire region – Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria – is going to witness major earthquakes soon, because the cycle of earthquakes on the major fault line that passes through...
...Republic of Iran, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Morocco, Oman, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sudan, Syria, the Palestinian Authority, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, and Yemen.
...Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Mauritania, Morocco, the Occupied Palestinian Territory, Tunisia, Syria, and Yemen; the States of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), namely, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and...
...drawing experts, including a television reporter who covered the deadly Sichuan earthquake of 2008, will be held, while in Syria, the Making Cities Resilient campaign will be launched. In the Asia-Pacific, a drawing competition to commemorate the Day...
...Organization type:Regional Intergovernmental Organization General contact information URL: http://www.acsad.org Address: Syria, Damascus, Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD), P. O. Box: 2440 Postal Code: 2440 City...
...apprehension side by side. Later on, “when the Security Council was too divided to act on the violence and repression in Syria, the Assembly stepped in proactively, and has maintained its vigilance”, he said. “This Assembly has been the venue...
...occur again. The media and humanitarian organisations have long since shifted focus to other international issues in Egypt, Syria and Mali, but Practical Action is continuing to honour a commitment to using appropriate technology to help people escape poverty...
...Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UN/ISDR). The programme’s beneficiary countries are Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Syria, the Palestinian Authority, Tunisia, Turkey, Israel, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Montenegro. Mauritania...
...The workshop was organized between November 30th and December 5th in Ankara and Istanbul where experts from Palestine, Syria, Jordan, Pakistan, Philippine, Japan, Iran, Algeria and Turkey participated. Palestine was represented by Engineer Ra...
...has been diverting the Tigris and Euphrates rivers and increasing water stress in the already-volatile states of Iraq and Syria. It has been claimed for decades that a confluence of factors, including water scarcity, societal unrest, and strategic maneuvering...
...Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colo., found during a seven-year period beginning in 2003, parts of Turkey, Syria, Iraq and Iran along the Tigris and Euphrates river basins lost 117 million acre feet (144 cubic kilometers) of its total...
...level rise, but can point to water resources management in Yemen, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain and rangeland rehabilitation in Syria as policies that can be replicated. Recommendations GEO-5 outlines ways in which the race for development needs not be at...
...studies from all over the Mediterranean (and a bit beyond), which include: - Water law in Mediterranean countries (Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, and the Occupied Palestinian Territories) - Perception of risks and socio-institutional changes in the...
...disasters", said Beat von Daeniken, Swiss Agency for Development and Coordination (SDC) Regional Director of Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Iraq. Mr Beat von Daeniken was talking with Gazzetta del Sud in Aqaba, Jordan, at the first Arab Regional Conference...
...continue to round out the list. The steepest declines in HDI values this year occurred in Central African Republic, Libya and Syria, where ongoing conflict contributed to a drop in incomes. A new index featured this year is the Gender Development Index...
...Countries have acceded to RAED: (Mauritania, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Sudan, Egypt, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Iraq, UAE, Yemen and Saudi Arabia) In 1995, the League of Arab States recognized RAED and designated...

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