Filter
Research, Review
22 Jan 2024
This publication posits that effective communication of disaster threats to decision makers and at-risk communities is a growing challenge in a people-centred approach to disaster risk reduction. Traditional communication approaches tend to involve e...
Tags: Research, Review, Behavior Change and Disaster Preparedness, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Community Engagement and Accountability, Early Warning Systems
Other type of resource, Report
01 Dec 2023
The Philippines is one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world, commonly experiencing floods, droughts, and typhoons. According to the latest assessment of the World Risk Index (2022), the Philippines is the country with the highest disaste...
Tags: Other type of resource, Report, Behavior Change and Disaster Preparedness, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Climate Change Adaptation, Flood, Resilience and Disaster Risk Management
Case Study, Report
27 Sep 2023
Climate change, rural to urban migration, an aging population, municipal task shifting, and changes in the way people volunteer – many forces will affect the risk landscape local disaster preparedness and emergency response actors will have to ...
Tags: Case Study, Report, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Climate Change Adaptation, Resilience and Disaster Risk Management
Guidance material
20 Sep 2023
This solution brief forms part of the Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance’s solutions series. The solution series aims to improve outreach and impact of such resilient practices at a global level. This brief explores how the Mexican Red Cross have...
Tags: Guidance material, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Community Engagement and Accountability, Flood, Resilience and Disaster Risk Management, Six Characteristics of a Safe and Resilient Community
Case Study
19 Sep 2023
After years of community-based work coupled with iterative sharing with local, regional, and national government actors, the Mexican Red Cross’ community brigades approach has been formally recognized by organizations and government at all levels. ...
Tags: Case Study, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Flood, Resilience and Disaster Risk Management
Case Study
19 Sep 2023
Tras años de trabajo basado en la comunidad, junto con un intercambio iterativo con actores gubernamentales locales, regionales y nacionales, el enfoque de las brigadas comunitarias de la Cruz Roja Mexicana ha sido reconocido formalmente por organiz...
Tags: Case Study, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Flood, Resilience and Disaster Risk Management
Assessment or evaluation
04 Oct 2014
From 2010 – 2011 the Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS), with support from the American Red Cross (ARC), implemented a disaster risk reduction project (DRR) in the Teso sub-region of Eastern Uganda. Known informally as the “Katakwi DRR Projec...
Tags: Assessment or evaluation, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Risk Assessment
Scroll to Top