Challenge Fund round 2

In an effort to further explore the disaster risk management community's perspective on priorities for producing better disaster risk information for developing countries, GFDRR and DFID launched Solving the puzzle: innovating to reduce risk.

The report revealed that in many developing countries, there simply aren't enough available data related to risk, limiting the development of risk-reducing policies. In August 2016, the second round of the Challenge Fund was launched, focusing on key challenges identified in the Solving the puzzle report, namely to develop a framework that facilitates a multi-hazard view of risk.

With Tanzania as the pilot country, the winning teams are tasked with developing: