IRIS (Initiative pour le basin de fleuve Senegal) is an integrated risk reduction programma, which reinforces ressilience of communities living in the river basin. The project supports local Red Cross and Red Cressent Society to establish a geographical presence, to assist with technical knowledge, and to help participate external parties in assistence.
This project promotes livelihood conditions and reinforces resilience of vulnerable communities in the river basis of Senegal in the Kayes region in Mali.
The project is a collaboration between Malinese and Netherlands Red Cross. Activities are planed in Logo-Dinguira and Ambidedi communities. The project has special attention for the contribution of women in the process of improving food security.
Complex Emergency, Drought, Flash Flood, Flood
Disaster prevention and preparedness
Disaster Management Phase
Prevention and mitigation