• Men stand in a field of crops which have been destroyed by drought and other natural hazards. A man at the front wears a hat and has his arms crossed. There are mountains in distance.

    Duration: July 2013 - June 2015
    Budget: US$2,396,756
    Implementing Agencies: UNDP, FAO, PAHO

    In 2009, an El Niño event highlighted the interconnected nature of vulnerabilities affecting the lives and livelihoods of people in the Dry Corridor. To better anticipate these and future crises, the programme simultaneously strengthened the capacities of the Government and communities to develop locally tailored risk management plans, implement early warning mechanisms, and improve the resilience of those most vulnerable.