Document / Publication
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center (Risk Center)
Zurich Insurance Group Limited
This policy brief highlights investing in strengthening community resilience to floods to reduce the impact of floods and the related response and recovery costs. Flood resilience programming developed from risk-informed decisions and driven by communities adopts a holistic approach and thus is more likely to contribute to reducing underlying risks and vulnerabilities, and ultimately to strengthening resilience.
Also available in Spanish: La resiliencia ante las inundaciones a través de acciones comunitarias y asociaciones