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
2023 was officially named the hottest year on record, marked by scorching heatwaves across the globe. As the frequency and intensity of heatwaves are projected to rise, it is crucial to prepare and reduce risks to save lives. The Global Disaster Preparedness Center (GDPC) asked National Red Cross Red Crescent (RCRC) Societies to reflect on their response to 2023 heatwaves and share lessons learned to better prepare for future extreme heat events. This case study explores the preparedness and response […]Read More