Working together – Partnership for DRR

For every dollar invested in actions to reduce disaster losses, a nation saves up to $8 in future costs.

Building resilience and promoting disaster risk reduction is a collective responsibility and challenge which calls for coordinated actions. NDRMF works closely at all levels with a wide variety of partners towards a national and comprehensive effort to reduce disaster risks in Pakistan and contribute to international development targets such as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UN Sendai Framework 2030 and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.


NDRMF Partners
Government Ministries of Pakistan
The Government of Pakistan has contributed with $25 million for the Fund. The Economic Affairs Division is the Executing Agency of the Fund while major activities fall under the mandate of the National/Regional Disaster Management Authorities, the Federal Flood Commission, the Provincial Irrigation Departments (PIDs) and other relevant government departments.
The Asian Development Bank has provided a loan of $200 million. It is expected that ADB will enhance its funding beyond $1 billion over the next decade.
The Government of Australia has financed NDRMF with a grant of $3.4 million.
The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) has provided a grant of $1.5 million to NDRMF. In addition to the financial assistance, the SDC is also providing technical assistance to the Fund through the secondment of a Disaster Risk Finance Specialist to prepare the Disaster Risk Financing strategy of Pakistan.

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