Launched in 2019

AGERCA-Alliance pour la Gestion des Risques et la Continuité des Activités is the focal point for ARISE Haiti and the Connecting Business Initiative.

AGERCA is the focal point for the private sector and civil society within the National Risk and Disaster Management System (SNGRD) coordinated by the General Directorate of Civil Protection (DGPC).

The mission of AGERCA is to :

  1. Encourage businesses and civil society communities to identify the risks to which they are exposed and see effective solutions 
  2. Promote good practices in DRM and coordinate the response of the private sector and civil society in the event of a disaster or crisis

Americas contact

Yezid Fernando Niño Barrero
Private Sector Advisor
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)

Main network contact

Gerard Laborde and Fannia Joseph

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