Thursday 26 November, 2020

McKenzie shares J’Ca’s disaster experience at Colombia conference

Desmond McKenzie, Minister of Local Government and Community Development, represented Jamaica at the 6th Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas in Cartagena, Colombia.

The conference provided a platform for government and non-government organizations, scientific and academic institutions and private sector interests among other stakeholders to share their experiences and chart the way forward as they work together to implement the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, which was approved in 2015 and to which Jamaica is a signatory.

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