This is the story of two childhood friends who, after finishing college together, pursued their dream of starting a business together. It’s the classic American Dream imbued with that feel-good ethos that only a longstanding friendship can summon. But what goes up must come down. And in this case, it’s an earthquake that tumbles the friends’ dream. Amongst the debris we find a lesson in business continuity planning. Don’t learn your lesson the hard way.
08 Jan 2015
Imagine walking two hours every day to fetch water from a river.The water is dirty. You know that when you drink it, there’s a good chance you will get sick.That’s the reality for children in parts of Kenya.
Tags: Video, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH)
28 Oct 2019
The purpose of BPI is to save lives, protect livelihoods, and shorten recovery times following disasters. It does this by providing small and medium businesses with adaptable preparedness tools. This guide is for Red Cross and Red Crescent National S...
Tags: Guidance material, Business Continuity Program, Resilience
15 Dec 2014
In the hours, days and weeks ahead you may come across instances where people are worried, anxious, frightened, or just uncertain about their experiences and futures. Some will have experienced damage to their property which means that they cannot li...
Tags: Video, Mental Health and Psychosocial Support