Example of a best practice for DRR in the tourism sector

The Capacity for Disaster Reduction Initiative (CADRI)

A best practice example for DRR in the tourism sector is the building code for the coastal zone: Every building needs to be setback at least 30m from the High Water Mark
Photo: © CADRI Mauritius

Mauritius and Rodrigues Island

Start: 2019-07-01
End: 2020-12-31

The Capacity for Disaster Reduction Initiative (CADRI) is a global partnership that provides countries – Governments and UN Country Teams - with a unique mechanism to mobilize and pool expertise to reduce disaster and climate risks across a range of socio-economic sectors.


CADRI capitalizes on the diversity and complementarity of its 20 member agencies’ expertise to help countries identify integrated solutions to reduce climate and disaster risk. CADRI delivers tailor-made capacity development services that support risk-informed planning and emergency preparedness across sectors.

The CADRI Partnership is supported by the Government of Luxembourg.

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