One year since the confirmed Ebola outbreak in Guinea, a lot of fear and stigma remain in communities affected by the disease. Some communities prevent responders from entering, mistakenly believing they are responsible for spreading the virus. Volunteers with the Red Cross Society of Guinea have experienced this resistance, but through continued engagement, barriers are slowly being broken down.
15 May 2020
IFRC Guidance for Middle East and North Africa National Societies: Including migrants and displaced people in preparedness and response activities during COVID-19 Includes: Key Recommendations Background: Migration & Displacement in Middle East a...
Tags: Guidance material, COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
Pathways to a climate resilient future: a community-based cost benefit analysis of a food security project in Ethiopia
17 Apr 2014
In recent years, climate change impacts have created grave new threats to rural livelihoods. Community-based cost-benefit analysis (CBA) is an evidence-based tool which can effectively be used to ascertain the value and impact of integrating resilien...
Tags: Case Study, Climate Change Adaptation, Drought, Flood, Food Security
25 Nov 2014
Legal challenges learned after Haiti earthquake
Tags: Video, Disaster Law, Earthquake