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Guidance material
29 Apr 2021
Communities worldwide have greater opportunities for growth and connectedness than ever before; yet the number of people exposed to hazards, shocks, and stresses is rapidly increasing, especially in coastal cities, leading to increased risk and vulne...
Tags: Guidance material, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Climate Change Adaptation, Communication As Aid, Community Engagement and Accountability, Community Risk Assessment, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Preparedness, Urban Risk Reduction
Training material
03 Aug 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted that cities are at the front lines of this crisis and will be at the front lines of any similarly globalized crisis in the future. With these four webinars, we aim to unpack the fundamentals of responding to pand...
Tags: Training material, COVID-19 (Coronavirus), Urban Infrastructure, Urban Planning, Urban Preparedness, Urban Risk Reduction
Guidance material
13 Aug 2019
The Asian Pacific Urban Resilience Hub develops guidance material, case studies, and reports to help National Societies in the region to be prepared. Find the latest resources in the following list: Building resilience in Asia and the Pacific (2010) ...
Tags: Guidance material, Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Law, Livelihoods, Recovery, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Planning, Urban Risk Reduction, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH), Women and Gender
Case Study
30 Nov 2018
Innovation has been at the heart of economic development. Ever sinceJoseph Schumpeter published his landmark book “The Theory of Economic Development”, innovation has gradually evolved to become an essential subject looked upon by decision- and p...
Tags: Case Study, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Planning
Guidance material
28 Jun 2016
As national Governments struggle to address the scale of disasters and the increased preparedness needs at all levels, there has been a push for more proactive measures to be taken by local government. Over the last decade, the main disaster risk red...
Tags: Guidance material, Capacity Building for Disaster Risk Management, Resilience, Risk Assessment, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Planning
Report
09 Mar 2016
This report reviews the decision-making process for new infrastructure and emphasizes the need to embed resilience into this process and practical guidance to do so. It is b...
Tags: Report, Infrastructure and Services, Resilience, Risk Transfer, Urban Infrastructure
Guidance material
31 Dec 2015
पुस्तिका: पुरातात्विक महत्वका भवनहरूको मर्मतसंभारमा भुकम्पीय सुरक्षा अभिवृध्दिका उपायहरू ...
Tags: Guidance material, Earthquake, Infrastructure and Services, Urban Infrastructure
Guidance material
08 Oct 2015
The guide is intended to be of particular benefit for the following groups: • Planners working in local governments cities in lowand middle-income countries that are developing a City Development Strategy, have some knowledge of climate change a...
Tags: Guidance material, Climate Change Adaptation, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Risk Reduction
Awareness material, Guidance material
07 Jul 2015
This book is intended for urban households, colonies and clusters and provides bottom-up resilience building options for augmenting urban services through conservation of local resources and waste recycling options. It provides solutions based on pri...
Tags: Awareness material, Guidance material, Resilience, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Planning
Video
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