Deadline: 31-Jan-2019 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)
The aim of the assignment is to support the Republic of Belarus by conducting follow-up work on the development and operationalization of the methodology described above. More specifically, the objectives are to:
Post-disaster assessments changed my life by starting my career in disaster risk management. Three months after arriving in Indonesia as the World Bank’s environment coordinator, the Indian Ocean tsunami and related earthquakes struck Aceh and Nias at the end of 2004. I was asked to pull together the economic evaluation of the disaster’s environmental impact as part of what was then known as a damage-and-loss assessment. Subsequently, the World Bank, United Nations and European Union agreed on a joint approach to crisis response in 2008, including a common methodology for post-disaster needs assessment (PDNA).