Rural homes in China that lack sanitation face health and hygiene issues, particularly during the flooding season. Red Cross programs, supported by the International Federation and funded by the European Commission Humanitarian Aid Department, have brought clean water, sanitation, and awareness through the Chinese Red Cross Vulnerability Reduction Program. This program targeted flood prone villages, combining a water and sanitation response with health education and disaster preparedness.
16 Jun 2015
This animation looks at urban poverty in the light of increasing urbanisation across the world and asks how policy makers can include communities to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal to “Make Cities and Human Settlements inclusive, safe,...
Tags: Video, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Planning
21 Nov 2014
The Coastal Resources Center collaborates with USAID and other partners to carry out natural hazard and climate change vulnerability assessments, put adaptation measures into place and share lessons about what works and what needs to be done. In this...
Tags: Video, Climate Change Adaptation
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