Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project (RDVRP)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project (RDVRP)


The SVG RDVRP was declared effective by the World Bank on 9th September 2011, and is being implemented over a five-year period that ends on 31st December 2016. It is 100% financed by a credit of US$10.92 million from the International Development Agency, a Pilot Program for Climate Resilience grant of US$7 million, and a Strategic Climate Fund loan of US$3 million. The overall project financing is US$20.92 million, which will fund four mutually reinforcing components:


  1. Prevention and Adaptation Investments

  2. Regional Platform for Hazard and Risk Evaluation and Application of Improved Decision Making

  3. Natural Disaster Response Investments

  4. Project Management and Implementation Support

The SVG RDVRP is being implemented by the Public Sector Investment Programme Management Unit of the Central Planning Division, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning.





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