Climate change generates various kinds of risks for Ethiopia that would affect all sectors in the country. To address effects of climate change, the government of Ethiopia designed a climate resilience strategy focusing on two aspects integrated disaster risk reduction and management and sectoral and regional climate adaptation strategy and action plans. To contribute towards this end, EECMY-DASSC is planning to incorporate DRR, care for environment and Climate change adaptation as a cross cutting issue in its program interventions.
Enhance community capacity to care for environment and becomes resilient to climatic shocks
- Enhance integration of NRM, care for environment, and climate change adaptation practices to build community resilience in all programs.
- Enhance main streaming of community managed Disaster Risk Reduction strategies within all programs.