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25/09/2020
Public On-Line Forum/Panel Discussion8 October 2020, noon to 2PM EDTExtreme weather events, including tornadoes, floods, ice storms, hurricanes, droughts and blizzards, are a major risk to life, property and the economy in Canada.  The risks are changing as climate changes. The Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS) is pleased....Date: 08 Oct 2020
25/09/2020
Public On-Line Forum/Panel Discussion8 October 2020, noon to 2PM EDTExtreme weather events, including tornadoes, floods, ice storms, hurricanes, droughts and blizzards, are a major risk to life, property and the economy in Canada.  The risks are changing as climate changes. The Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS) is pleased....Date: 08 Oct 2020
25/09/2020
This compendium compiles Good Practices on Post Disaster Recovery, to disseminate and highlight the work and recovery processes that are being carried out in different countries of the following regions: Africa, Asia, East Europe (ECIS) and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).
25/09/2020
Designing, implementing and monitoring policies and programmes for sustainable development is particularly challenging in fragile and conflict-affected contexts. Against this underlying fragility, regional to global threats including climate change, geopolitical instability, pandemics and financial volatility interact to generate complex and...
25/09/2020
A large proportion of EU development and humanitarian assistance and peacebuilding action is operational in countries and regions where faith and belief play a large part in shaping customs, practices and frameworks of wellbeing. Understanding religious dynamics in these contexts is essential for identifying drivers of social cohesion, or conversely...
25/09/2020
Around the world, billions of people are directly or indirectly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Among the most affected are the people suffering its direct health impacts, but also those especially vulnerable to the compound impacts of the effects of COVID-19, including effects of lockdowns and other restrictions to reduce the spread of the pandemic,...
25/09/2020
This paper seeks to reconceptualize climate services to spur needed policy and action for climate change adaptation. It introduces the Tandem framework, which  aims to guide co-exploration and co-production processes. The Tandem framework consists of structured elements, and practical, guiding questions informed by empirical analysis.
25/09/2020
In times of complex humanitarian emergencies in West Africa, women and children often face a higher risk of sexual exploitation, child labour and gender-based violence. Current statistics indicate that one in three women experience violence in their lives and this is exacerbated in crisis situations. Lessons learned from the Ebola crisis in West Africa...
25/09/2020
As part of its work on incentivising resilience, the Resilience Shift aims to answer questions on what we think is important in terms of moving the needle for the resilience of critical infrastructure, what we should do, why is it important and how do we put it into practice?This report is concerned with the role that public policy instruments, like...
25/09/2020
The Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC) is implementing the World Bank-financed multi-year program on Climate Adaptation and Resilience for South Asia (CARE) (the “Project”), which aims to create an enabling environment for climate-resilient policies and investments across South Asia through the availability of climate data and analytics,...

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