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Govt launches '4R Framework' for Pakistan Floods 2022
December 21, 2022

Prime Minister of Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif has launched the Resilient, Recovery, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Framework (4RF) for Pakistan Floods 2022.

Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal called on the Prime Minister and presented him a copy of 4RF report.

He apprised Shehbaz Sharif that 4RF document is the action plan for rehabilitation and reconstruction of the damages caused by the recent climate induced floods.

The Prime Minister was briefed that the document is based on the loss and damage estimated in the Post Disaster Needs Assessment report which was launched in late October this year.

Ahsan Iqbal informed that the 4RF document contained short- medium- and long-term climate resilient strategy.

The Prime Minister appreciated the efforts of the Planning Ministry, development partners, line ministries, NDMA and provincial governments for adopting a whole of Pakistan and inclusive approach in bringing out this important framework.

He directed that necessary efforts must be made for effective pitching of this framework in the upcoming Development Conference, scheduled to be held on 9th the next month in Geneva.

He further directed that Ministry of Planning in coordination with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Climate Change and Economic Affairs Division may take necessary steps for effective dissemination of the document to all the stakeholders at home and abroad.