“Improving the resilience capacity and disaster response of populations exposed to multi-hazards in the department of Quiché, Guatemala, C.A.”, Tenth Action Plan DIPECHO 2016-2017, ECHO/-CM/BUD/2016/91001.
01 April 2016 – 30 September 2017.
European Union through its Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Department (ECHO).
The general objective of the DIPECHO 2016-2017 project is to reduce institutional, educational and social vulnerabilities in order to improve resilience to multi-hazard scenarios in the communities of San Pedro Jocopilas and San Bartolomé Jocotenango in the department of Quiché, through specific training and capacity building actions. As well as processes of organization of emergency response coordinators (local and municipal), directly linked to CONRED’s tiered system. Also intervening in the strengthening and protection of livelihoods.