Uruguay

Climate targets: Disaster Risk Management (Drm)

    • At least eight flood cities will have a flood early warning system by 2025.
      Disaster Risk Management (Drm) | Target year: 2025
    • To have relocated, by 2025, between 3500 and 6000 of the households in flood or contaminated zones identified through the National Relocation Plan and other national and departmental instruments, enabling access to basic services to relocated population and assigning new uses to give a different significance to flood zones.
      Disaster Risk Management (Drm) | Target year: 2025
    • An early-warning system for extreme temperature events (heat and cold waves) will have been developed, and it will have been implemented in at least two departments by 2020.
      Disaster Risk Management (Drm) | Target year: 2020
    • To have formulated by 2025 a diagnosis of the response capacity and the infrastructure of health care services and centers to extreme weather events in at least four departments.
      Disaster Risk Management (Drm) | Target year: 2025
    • At least 30 flood cities have maps showing the flood hazards of drainages, riverbanks and/or rising sea levels and storm surges by 2025.
      Disaster Risk Management (Drm) | Target year: 2025
For further analysis of the NDC, see Uruguay country profile on
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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