UNV Regional Websites

UNV works in 150 countries and territories, deploying UN Volunteers to advance sustainable development at grassroots level. Explore our work in the different regions of the world.

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East and Southern Africa
East and Southern Africa
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West and Central Africa
West and Central Africa
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Arab States
Arab States
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Europe and the CIS
Europe and the CIS
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Latin America
Latin America and the Caribbean
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Asia and the Pacific
Asia and the Pacific
SDG 3: Good health and well-being, SDG 10: Reduced inequalities, SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Como parte del programa Frontline, financiado por USAID/OFDA, las comunidades locales se movilizaron con el apoyo de Acción para el Cambio Sostenible en Kenia (AFOSC Kenya) y así llevar a cabo medidas viables y de bajo costo con el fin de aumentar la capacidad de recuperación ante desastres. Se establecieron coaliciones locales compuestas por grupos de mujeres y de jóvenes, así como de organizaciones basadas en las comunidades para construir un movimiento para el cambio a nivel de sub-condado.

30 October 2017
Sub-Saharan Africa
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SDG 3: Good health and well-being, SDG 10: Reduced inequalities, SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Les communautés locales ont été mobilisées avec l’appui d’Action for Sustainable Change Kenya (AFSCO Kenya) afin de mener des actions peu coûteuses et réalisables visant à développer la résilience aux catastrophes, dans le cadre du programme Frontline financé par l’USAID/OFDA. Des coalitions locales composées de groupes de femmes et de jeunes ainsi que d’organisations communautaires ont été mises en place pour construire un mouvement pour le changement au niveau du sous-comté.

30 October 2017
Sub-Saharan Africa
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SDG 3: Good health and well-being, SDG 10: Reduced inequalities, SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Local communities were mobilised with the support of Action for Sustainable Change Kenya (AFOSC Kenya) to conduct low-cost, feasible actions to build resilience to disasters, as part of the USAID/OFDA funded programme Frontline. Local coalitions composed of women and youth groups and community-based organisations were established to build a movement for change at the sub-county level.

30 October 2017
Sub-Saharan Africa
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SDG 3: Good health and well-being, SDG 5: Gender equality

Women volunteered in Chandragiri, Kathmandu and demonstrated their vital role with their implementation of non-structural earthquake mitigation measures. As part of the USAID/OFDA funded programme Frontline, the residents in Chandragiri identified earthquakes as the top threat in the community, and non-structural mitigation as one of the priority actions to be implemented.



17 October 2017
Asia and the Pacific
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