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Southern Africa: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 17, December 2014

In this issue
The importance of being prepared  P.1
Current levels of preparedness  P.2
Preparedness case studies  P.4

Highlights

  • The benefits of strengthening disaster preparedness are cost effectiveness and the delivery of effective humanitarian response.
  • Countries in the region have varying levels of preparedness.
  • Mozambique and Madagascar are most exposed to tropical cyclones.
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
24 Dec 2014
Document type: 
Humanitarian Bulletin
Theme(s): 
Information Management
Preparedness