No disaster found.
This Guidance is aimed at those involved in the commissioning, design and management of evaluations of humanitarian assistance programmes principally within donor organisations but is also likely to be of use to UN agencies, NGOs and other organisations involved in the provision of humanitarian assistance.
This annual report for 1999-2000 documents humanitarian
emergencies arising from major natural disasters and manmade causes,
including armed conflict and repressive government policies, as well as
sudden economic emergencies and major technological occurrences. Projecting
future trends in aid and assistance, topics include:
- Global overview
- Emergencies caused primarily by conflict and government repression
This guide manual lays out the approach currently
used by FEWS to identify regions and groups most vulnerable to food insecurity
in the case of drought or some other shock. For this purpose, it addresses
the following issues:
- Objectives and uses of vulnerability analysis
- Evolution of thought regarding famine and vulnerability
- Various approaches to vulnerability analysis
This library is a tool for disaster terminology and for analysing the contents of bibliographic information. Here provided in Spanish, the vocabulary is also available in English, Portuguese and French, which may be requested from the provider.
This report examines the protection situation
for refugees, returnees, internally displaced persons and minorities in
Kosovo, as well as safeguards for the rights of those who have not yet
returned. In addition, the role of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees
within the overall structure of the UN Interim Administration in Kosovo
Forced Migration Review provides a forum
for the regular exchange of practical experience, information and ideas
between researchers, refugees and internally displaced people, and those
who work with them. It is published three times a year in English, Spanish
and Arabic by Refugee Studies Center/ University of Oxford in association
with the Global IDP Project/ Norwegian Refugee Council.
Issue 5 deals with issues of international relations, drawing on Kosovo as a case study.
- Introduction: learning from Kosovo, by Matthew J Gibney, Guest Editor