Community-based DRR

Community-based DRR

Community vulnerability assessment, community disaster response preparedness, community risk mitigation, local capacity assessment, local risk mapping.

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2021
The experiences and evidence shared by participants during the event showed how disaster preparedness can make a difference and create positive effects on our societies.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas and the Caribbean European Commission Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection DG Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency Centro de Coordinación para la Prevención de los Desastres Naturales en América Central Comité Andino para la Prevención y Atención de Desastres Mercado Comun del Sur International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters World Food Programme
For the past two years, the Mexican Red Cross and the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre have collaborated closely at the intersection of climate change and community flood resilience in the Mexican state of Tabasco.
Flood Resilience Portal
Thanks to the ‘Making Cities Sustainable and Resilient’ initiative, Yaoundé Six, Cameroon, has developed a disaster risk reduction action plan to enhance living conditions in its informal settlements.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
25 November 2021
A massive landslide devastated the commu­nity of Barangay Guinsaugon, Municipality of St. Bernard, Southern Leyte Province, Philip­pines, at about 10:30 local time on 17 February 2006.
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2021
‘Supporting flood Forecast-based Action and Learning’ (SUFAL) project was designed to contribute to reducing the adverse impacts of the increasing frequency of catastrophic flooding on the vulnerable and poor communities through Forecast-based Action (FbA).
Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere - International Secretariat
UN-Habitat has implemented the Flood Resilience Building in Ulaanbaatar Ger Areas since 2019, funded by the Adaptation Fund, not only as an adaptation project but also as one to lends ‘voice’ to the priorities of the high-risk communities and vulnerable residents.
United Nations Human Settlements Programme - Headquarters
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2021
This five-month utilisation project's aim was to deliver a nationally agreed set of public flood risk messages, informed by research and agreed by a national working group comprising SES representatives from all Australian states and territories.
Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre
Two Pacific nations take on the challenge of making sure people only act upon quality information this cyclone season, what to do if threatened by a bushfire, and a reminder that being prepared doesn’t have to be hard work, it can be fun.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation