A comprehensive national hazard assessment and mapping in Timor-Leste: Synthesis Report on Comprehensive National Hazard Profile - Part 1

Comprehensive National Hazard Profile is an effective and powerful tool for mainstreaming Risk Management into development planning. It is also the first step for a country to develop evidence-based, comparable national risk profiles for National DRR strategy. Timor-Leste has conducted a comprehensive national assessment and mapping in 2012, which covers 8 major hazards prevailing in the country - Tropical cyclone, flood, drought, landslide, earthquake, tsunami, coastal erosion, forest fires. The present report summarizes the key results of this exercise. This is Part 1