China - UNDP Global Engagement
April 25, 2018: The Workshop on South-South Cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative: China’s South-South Assistance to Disaster Recovery Efforts kicked off today, organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and co-hosted by the Chinese Academy of Governance (CAG).
December 06, 2017: In Bangladesh, the 2017 South-Asian monsoon floods inundated the northern flood plains of the country, affecting 7 million people in 31 districts. Flooding settlements, the water destroyed 82,000 houses and damaged many more, leaving 320,000 people in need of support to repair their homes and replace their belongings once the flood waters receded.
March 25, 2018: UNDP, with the funding support from the Government of People’s Republic of China, provided recovery support to over 31,800 families affected by the 2017 floods over the last three months.
February 02, 2018: In a unique example of south-south collaboration, the People’s Republic of China and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Pakistan have signed a US$4 million agreement to provide assistance over four months in areas of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Balochistan that have been affected by natural and human-made crises.
March 09, 2018: High level representatives from the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica, the Government of the People’s Republic of China and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) conducted site visits to the Princess Margaret Hospital, the Woodbridge Bay Port, the Dublanc Health Center and a home in Colihaut to examine the progress of roofing repairs.
January 26, 2018: In support of national efforts undertaken to repair affected buildings in Barbuda, the first roofing repairs with China Aid Post Disaster Restoration initiative kicked off today, led by the Antigua and Barbuda’s National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Stories of Change
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number of beneficiaries
FATA residents returned to their homes
flood victims received emergency kits in Bangladesh
households received emergency necessities in Nepal
houses are being rebuilt in Dominica
houses are being restored along with other key facilities in Barbuda
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Disaster Recovery Workshop
The workshop aimed to facilitate knowledge exchange and provide developing countries a platform to draw expertise and technology from China's experience in disaster recovery and share their own experience. It also provided an opportunity to share the concrete results and lessons of these 5 disaster recovery project to foster knowledge sharing under South-South cooperation.Read more>>