Bi-ennial report on programme of action for implementation of Sendai Framework for disaster risk reduction in Africa

This report presents the progress the East Africa Community (EAC) have made in the implementation of the Programme of Action (PoA) in the period 2015-2018. The report focuses on the implementation of the seven global Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR) targets and the additional five Africa specific targets of the PoA by all the members of the EAC. The study used a mixed methods approach where both qualitative and quantitative data were utilized. The overall objective of the study was to provide a report of Member States’ and the REC’s progress against the seven targets of the SFDRR and the additional five targets of the PoA. The reporting also considered the four Priority Areas of the SFDRR as they relate to the various targets.