Institutional partners

DRR network institutional partners

In addition to interested SDC staff, some other members of the DRR network consist of partner organizations ranging from SDC  implementing partner organizations in the field to key startegic partner organizations from the Swiss public sector, international organizations and private sector entities as well as academic and research institutions.

You will find here below links to some of these partners:


Swiss partners


International partners 

  • Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)                              
  • Global Network of Civil Society Organizations for Disaster Reduction (GNDR          
  • International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)        
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)                                                                                                       
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)                                                              


Private sector 

SDC cooperates with the private sector through private public partnerships with various actors including insurance firms, re-insurance companies, risk modeling companies as well as other entities involved in designing and implementing inovative risk reducing initiatives.  



SDC closely works with various Swiss and international think tanks, academic establishments, universities, research institutions, and other learning entities in order to lauch studies, develop and exchange ideas as well as provide training and learning opportunities.