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09 Dec 2021
This publication is a thematic note on children growing up in low-income families, and its consequences. The thematic note was used for advocacy purposes ahead of the 2021 national election.
Tags: Other type of resource, Livelihoods
Report
01 Jun 2021
Heatwaves, or silent disasters, are increasingly common and can seriously affect human health, well-being and livelihood. In the past decade severe heatwaves have claimed numerous lives in Asia Pacific. Heatwave exposure will continue to increase, ev...
Tags: Report, Climate Change Adaptation, Early Warning Systems, Heat Wave, Livelihoods, Mental Health and Psychosocial Support, PAPE, Resilience, Urban Preparedness, Urban Risk Reduction
Data set, Report
21 Oct 2020
Humanitarian Sheltering is a key component to assist affected populations in rebuilding lives and livelihoods. The Open Shelter Database currently hosts information on 160 shelters implemented by different actors in various countries. All shelters re...
Tags: Data set, Report, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Research
21 Oct 2020
In 2011 the three largest entities operating in humanitarian sheltering, IRC, ICRC, and UNHRC launched a R&D project to continue the efforts of defining a lightweight, self-supporting family-shelter solution for emergency operations. The aim was ...
Tags: Research, Livelihoods, Shelter
Review
21 Oct 2020
The winter test was originally planned to take place in Pakistan. However, following an analysis of the security situation, the IFRC-Shelter Research Unit (IFRC-SRU) together with the Project Committee, decided to organize this phase in two different...
Tags: Review, Climate Change Adaptation, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Research
21 Oct 2020
IFRC-SRU assumed the responsibility and undertook the field testing for the Burundi location on behalf of ICRC, in collaboration with the Burundian Red Cross, and with funding by Luxemburg Red Cross. In addition to the set test-protocols for the comp...
Tags: Research, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Guidance material, Manual, Research
21 Oct 2020
Corrugated Galvanized Iron or Steel (CGI or CGS) sheets are at present the best known, most widely available low-cost roof covering material. There is an enormous variety of qualities of CGI sheets on the market, greatly varying in the different regi...
Tags: Guidance material, Manual, Research, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Report
21 Oct 2020
The Luxembourg Red Cross is actively working in Laos with a Shelter project (including WatSan component) in the Khammouane region (Mahaxay and Hinboun districts). The project of the LRC (last planned in this country) focuses on improving the living c...
Tags: Report, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Report
21 Oct 2020
16 de abril de 2016: Un terremoto de magnitud de 7,8 grados golpea frente a la costa del norte de Ecuador, cerca de las ciudades de Cojimíes y Pedernales en la provincia de Manabí. 18 de abril de 2016: Desde la FICR un DREF de 405,778 francos suizo...
Tags: Report, Livelihoods, Shelter
Assessment or evaluation, Research
21 Oct 2020
27 février – 8 mars 2019 Consultante : Eugénie Crété Plusieurs programmes de construction de maisons à destination des plus vuln.rables ont cours au Burundi. Les murs de ces maisons sont construits à partir de différents matériaux, principa...
Tags: Assessment or evaluation, Research, Livelihoods, Shelter