ALERT HUB INITIATIVE
Expanding the reach of fast, reliable, and accurate early warning messages to people at risk through promoting the use of the Common Alerting Protocol (CAP)
Business Preparedness Initiative
A step-by-step guide to building disaster resilience of small and medium businesses and organizations.
Resources developed by the Red Cross Red Crescent Network to help communities prepare for heat waves.
Contribute your knowledge to build more resilient communities
Authors: Rachel Macleod, IFRC Senior Disaster Law Officer, and Tommaso Natoli, Disaster Law Focal Point for EU at the Italian Red Cross and IFRC In the context of climate change, a commonly accepted narrative is that increasingly frequent and severe disasters are unavoidable and beyond our control. However, this narrative is deeply flawed. It insinuates, incorrectly, that communities and societies are largely powerless in the face of unpredictable and inevitable forces beyond their control. To the contrary, disaster risk and …Read More