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Asia Pacific Urban Community Resilience Hub Roadmap 2021 -2023

The IFRC and member National Societies have been increasingly present and active in cities and urban settings to serve the most vulnerable people and have made valuable efforts in recent years to support the development of more resilient communities in urban areas worldwide. These achievements have been acknowledged and strengthened by the RCRC contribution in …

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Volunteer Opportunities with GDPC

We are opening recruitment for the following volunteer positions to support the work of GDPC: Applied Research Volunteer Virtual Event Planner Website Support (WordPress & SEO) Graphic Designer SharePoint Specialist Attached are the position descriptions for each role. To apply you must be eligible to be an American Red Cross volunteer.

Common Alerting Protocol Implementation Workshop 2021 – Participant Materials

The 2021 Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) Implementation Workshop will be 13-14 October, 2021. The Workshop is a technical meeting intended for information sharing among experts. There is no charge to participate. Everyone interested in emergency alerting is welcome: managers, technical staff, media, etc., including those in government, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and commercial organizations. The co-sponsors …

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CHARP Pictures

Pictures taken from “CHARP Focus” publication, 2005.

Chernobyl Pictures

Over the period of more than 30 years IFRC and RCRC National societies provided support to the affected population of the 1986 Chernobyl Nuclear accident. A number of pictures taken over the years provides evidence of the RCRC work in the communities.

Chernobyl

The Nuclear accident in April 1986 at the NPP Chernobyl caused a number of  mid to long term humanitarian consequences. A number of reports and resolutions addresses the different aspects and activities. Available in Russian and English.

Fukushima

Following the Nuclear accident in March 2011 at the Nuclear power plant in Fukushima, Japan a number of different research material and case studies provide a better understanding of the impact and humanitarian consequences.