Disaster Response and Recovery Facility (DRRF)

In line with the Sendai Framework of Action and the Government of Bangladesh’s 7th FYP, renewed attention is required to develop the whole society’s capacity on preparedness for disaster response & recovery. Building on successes of Early Recovery Facility project, the facility will continue to focus on rapid- scaling up and effective management of SDGs and a developed county status by 2041. The proposed Facility will adopt an “economy-wide” approach and will primarily support Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief and gradually expand its support to selected key sectors at all levels for enhancing national capacity and supporting policy making for resilient recovery.

PROJECT OBJECTIVE

Implement timely, appropriate and adequate response and recovery assistance to the households, community, businesses for quick return to sustainable development pathways & business continuity

Work with DPs, the UN/Cluster systems to support GoB for carrying out PDNA and mobilizing resources

Support making appropriate policies, financial instruments, and technological innovation on preparedness for recovery through cluster coordination support

Work as, when appropriate, a fund management facility for humanitarian and development agencies to foster cost effective and time efficient mechanism.

AREAS OF WORK

Disaster Response and Recovery

Strengthening National Capacity on Large Scale Disasters

Policy Support  

Co-ordination

Promoting Business Resilience

Impact

START DATE

October 2018

END DATE

December 2022

STATUS

Ongoing

PROJECT OFFICE

Bangladesh

IMPLEMENTING PARTNER

United Nations Development Programme

DONORS

Australian DFAT

BILL AND MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION

Canada Deparment of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development

ClimateWorks Foundation

Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development

European Civil Protection & Humanitarian Aid Operations

GOVERNMENT OF BANGLADESH

GOVERNMENT OF GERMANY

GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN

GREEN CLIMATE FUND

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR MIGRATION

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE, CHINA

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, NORWAY

MONTREAL PROTOCOL

SWEDISH INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION (SIDA)

SWISS AGENCY FOR DEVELOPMENT AND COOPERATION - SDC

UN HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR REFUGEES (UNHCR)

UN Office for Project Services

UNDP Funding Windows

UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT FUND FOR WOMEN (UN WOMEN)

UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PRO

UNOCHA/Central Emergency Response Fund, CERF

TOTAL CONTRIBUTIONS

$36,399,197

DELIVERY IN PREVIOUS YEARS

2018$647,209

2019$5,242,691

2020$8,427,380

2021$6,910,523

2022$3,006,167

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