National consultant for co-facilitation of a multistakeholder workshop and development of a roadmap for an integrated early warning system in Ethiopia
ETB 150,000 - ETB 450,000 monthly
ETCAREERS.COM Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Country: Ethiopia Organization: Asian Disaster Preparedness Center Closing date: 30 Sep 2022 Background The Disaster Risk Management Strategic Program and Investment Framework (DRM-SPIF) emphasizes that effective preparedness in the country can be achieved, among others, through a strengthened early warning system (EWS). The DRM policy clearly states that the DRM system of the country in general, and the EWS in particular, have to be multi-hazard, multi-sectoral, decentralized, and community-centered. Furthermore, the policy envisages the EWS to be functionally linked to the woreda disaster risk profile and other relevant information sources, including central statistics (CSA) data, to enable communities and government machinery at all levels to initiate timely, effective, and adequate early actions/mitigation measures. Since the famine of 1974, the country has put in place one of the oldest...