In a disaster, information can be as valuable as water, food or shelter. The Red Cross is using tools such as radio and SMS to provide people with simple but life-saving information that can help them to prepare for, survive and then recover from future disasters.
24 Dec 2014
The MENA Urbanization Knowledge Platform (MENA UKP) team is proud to launch a series of six video blogs on the resilience of cities in MENA and beyond. These interviews see city leaders, decision-makers, development experts, academics, private secto...
Tags: Video, Urban Risk Reduction
19 Jun 2017
UNHCR’s new Global Trends report, the organization’s major annual survey of the state of displacement, says that at the end of 2016 there were 65.6 million people forcibly displaced worldwide – some 300,000 more than a year earlier. This total ...
Tags: Research, Livelihoods
08 Jan 2015
How can Water & Sanitation change Africa? Here’s How! Presented by the Institute for Security Studies and the Pardee Center for International Futures. Produced by Echo Ledge Productions
Tags: Video, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH)