Client: VSO

Duration: April 2021

Thematic areas: Urban DRR

The objective of the assignment was to conduct an assessment on areas of private sector partnership, community engagement, and preparedness for innovations to contribute to strengthening urban resilience. The project required coordination with Municipality authority and private sector actors to conduct Key Informant Interviews with private sector actors, disaster management related government authorities, and civil society leaders. Furthermore, it also required organizing Focus Group Discussions targeting marginalized groups including women, persons with disabilities, elderly and urban poor, and volunteers to understand the urban resilience context from a GESI perspective.