Local Government Profile

Putrajaya, Malaysia  
RoleModel Putrajaya
Size
46 km²
Population
68964
Hazard Types
Land Slide, Flood
Name of Mayor
TAN SRI SAMSUDIN OSMAN
  • TAN SRI SAMSUDIN OSMAN

  • Hazard and vulnerability profile

  • Climate change:

    any change in climate over time that directly and indirectly
    affects human and their activities as well as natural systems and
    processes

    Impacts of climate change:

    undermine development,

    affect human well-being, and

    threaten the security of natural resources.

    Strategic responses are necessary to fortify the
    nation’s resilience to the impacts of climate change:

    Priority on adaptive capacity of the nation.

    Approach mitigation to enhance adaptation and sustainable
    development.

    Concerted holistic responses from all levels, sectors, stakeholders
    and major groups.

    Effective institutional capacity for implementation through
    collaborative participation, grounded on indigenous .Mainstreaming of measures to address climate change
    challenges through strengthened economic competitiveness,
    wise management of resources, environmental conservation
    and enhanced quality of life for sustainable development.

    Integration of responses into national policies, plans and
    programmes to strengthen the resilience of development
    from arising and potential impacts of climate change.

    Strengthening of institutional and implementation
    capacity to better harness opportunities in reducing
    negative impacts of climate change

  • Disaster Risk Reduction Activities

  • DAM EARLY WARNING SYSTEM

    Vibrating Wire Piezometer,inclinometer,Magnetic Extensometer,Standpipe Plezometer,
    Seepage Mesurement Chamber,(V-Nocth Weir)&Surface Settlement Maker-installed and well functioning


    SLOPE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

    Piezometer,Inclinometer,Magnetic Extensometer-to be compeleted in Feb 2011


    Putrajaya development based on Putrajaya Master Plan(PMP) indludes 40% of green area.
    Preparation of layout plans and zoning plans to guide development where risk-prone areas are avoided from development.

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