2018-2020 GDPC Report Launched

The Global Disaster Preparedness Center (GDPC) continues to empower disaster risk reduction (DRR ) practitioners around the world through innovation and learning in disaster preparedness. The 2018 – 2020 Overview Report, in a new interactive format, provides a full overview of key initiatives and achievements. Highlights include:

  •  The rapid and effective response to COVID-19, launching and scaling the IFRC Covid 19 Compendium and related tools/resources
  • Launch and expansion of innovation and technology solutions such as a mobile app bundle as part of the Universal App Program (UAP), The WhatNow Service, and the Business Preparedness Initiative (Atlas Ready for Business)
  • Research initiatives – The Immersive Technologies and Digital Games for School Preparedness, Heatwave Guide for Cities, and Designing Preparedness Messaging in Digital Applications in collaboration with the University of Washington.

Click to view the interactive 2018-2020 report

Have questions or comments? Email gdpc@redcross.org

Subscribe to our email list and follow us on social!     

Are you sure you want to delete this "story"?
This item will be deleted immediately. You cannot undo this action.
Please login to post comment

Related Stories

Collaborative Partnership – Services Providers and Service Users
By Resilience Community
This story was prepared and submitted by the Hong Kong Red Cross, Branch of Red Cross Society of Chi...
Putting communities in the driver seat: Good practices from the Philippines
By Jonathan Ulrich
In the spirit of the localization agenda, the flood resilience project of the Philippine Red Cross a...
Taking large-scale action to raise disaster risk awareness in Albania
By Jonathan Ulrich
On the latest International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, the Albanian Red Cross partnered with t...
Scroll to Top