A year after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) devastated central Philippines, a global guide on post disaster recovery is being developed by many countries including the Philippines to help build back better.
19 Mar 2015
Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta, is prone to natural disasters such as floods and fires. The World Bank’s Global Facility for Disaster Reduction & Recovery (GFDRR) and the Jakarta Disaster Management Agency held a competition to gather ...
Tags: Video, Communication As Aid, Mobile Technology
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
09 Jan 2015
A mother of ten struggles to feed her family in southern Niger. The drought has led to a food crisis meaning half the population has limited access to food. The Red Cross is providing food and seeds to help 385,000 people but more support is needed.I...
Tags: Video, Drought, Food Security