Disaster risk reduction mainstreaming into local development plans for rural tropical Africa

Published: 6 April 2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/c3ydzcjkkb.1
Maurizio Tiepolo,


This dataset contains information on the mainstreaming of disaster risk reduction (DRR) in 194 local development plans for rural jurisdictions in tropical Africa. The plans are those that were in place as of 31 December 2019 and freely accessible on the web at that time. Guidance is provided on 9 key features of DRR mainstreaming useful for appreciating its quality. A map shows the location of the local jurisdictions considered.



Politecnico di Torino


Rural Development, Sustainable Development, Development Planning, Risk Reduction, Climate Change, Indigenous Knowledge, Community Participation, Risk Assessment, Gender Disparitiy, Physical Security Vulnerability Assessment