Knowledge Note

In partnership with the government of Uttarakhand and the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) and the World Bank conducted a Joint Rapid Damage Needs Assessment (JRDNA) for the region soon after the disaster, completing a thorough analysis of damage to a variety of social and economic sectors in just over a week. The assessment provided the necessary foundation for targeted, effective recovery and reconstruction efforts to begin.

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