MACP: SOS for Disaster Preparedness and Mitigation

The objective of the MACF Strengthening of Community-Based Structures (SOS) for Disaster Preparedness and Mitigation project is to strengthen the capacity of vulnerable rural communities of Usulután and Morazán, El Salvador to prepare for and recover from natural disasters. It has two outcomes 1). Community-Based disaster preparedness and response structures in El Salvador have strong organizational and technical capacity. Outcome, 2). well-functioning Community-Based structures in El Salvador implement disaster preparedness and recovery strategies and 3). LWR has improved regional capacity to support Community-Based emergency response activities where natural disasters occur in the Latin America/Caribbean region and improved global capacity to support local emergency preparedness initiatives. The project is funded by the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation.


  • El Salvador


  • Disaster Prevention and Preparedness

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