Local Government Profile

Jericho Municipality, Palestine, State of  
Jericho Municipality
Hazard Types
Cold Wave, Earthquake, Flood
Name of Mayor
Mayor Mr. Mohammad JALAYTA
  • "its our deep pleasure to join the campaign" Mayor Mr. Mohammad JALAYTA

  • Hazard and vulnerability profile

  • the city of Jericho is the lowest city in the world, its 418 meters below sea level and the city is surrounded by high mountains where valley floods face the city every year.

  • Disaster Risk Reduction Activities

  • forming committe from all associations to coordinate in case of disaster
    constructing gabions around valleys
    offering free phone No.

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