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30 Apr 2018 description
report World Bank, GFDRR

INTRODUCTION

PEOPLE’S VULNERABILITY to the impacts of natural hazards and climate change is determined by social, economic, political, and environmental factors. Disaster risk management aims to address vulnerability in order to reduce risk and therefore needs to consider the full range of vulnerability drivers, including those that affect persons with disabilities.

05 Mar 2018 description

Epidemics are a constant threat to the well-being of communities everywhere, and more especially so in societies where resources are scarce. Managing epidemics, or preferably preventing them, is a priority for the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. The role of communities in preventing, detecting and responding to local health threats is critical in improving the lives of millions across the world.

12 Jan 2018 description

The materials contained in this supplementary document complement those found in the existing IRP Guidance Note on Recovery – Health. The discussions and case studies contained herein portray an expanded and oftentimes fresh perspective on many of the issues found in the original guidance note on several new and emerging issues for which there exist best practices and lessons learned.

24 Nov 2017 description

La Notation Genre est un outil de codage développé par le CPI - Comité permanent inter-organisations (IASC – Inter-agency Standby Committee) qui permet de s’assurer d’une analyse sensible au genre dans la conception, la mise en œuvre et l’évaluation des projets.

Procédure de codage - Conseils étape par étape

24 Nov 2017 description

Alors qu’il existe une augmentation du nombre de projets humanitaires qui favorisent l’égalité des sexes, l’équité, et qui répondent aux besoins spécifiques de groupes différents, ils ne sont pas encore devenus la règle. Afin de mesurer les progrès accomplis dans ce domaine, les donateurs ont besoin de voir des preuves que le raisonnement a bien été sensible au genre lors de la conception du projet et lors de la lecture du document résumant le projet (Project Summary) dans lequel la Notation Genre est mise en application.

27 Sep 2017 description

This document has been prepared to provide information to Red Cross and Red Crescent National Societies, the IFRC and their partners on the CARICOM institutional and legal framework for regional humanitarian response in case of disaster, which is currently being tested in the context of the response to Category 5 Hurricane IRMA and Category 4 Hurricane MARIA that strongly impacted the Caribbean region.

20 Sep 2017 description

Country Operations

In 2018, there will be Humanitarian Response Plans in 23 countries: Afghanistan, Burundi, Chad, Cameroon, CAR, DRC, Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Haiti, Iraq, Libya, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Myanmar, Pakistan, Sudan, South Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Ukraine and Yemen. The HRPs for Cameroon, Chad, CAR, DRC, Somalia, Haiti, Sudan, Nigeria (and potentially Niger and Afghanistan) will be multi-year Plans.

Deadline for Completion

18 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Avant propos

Un enfant sur 10 présente un handicap. Les conflits armés et les catastrophes intensifient davantage les handicaps chez les enfants. Dans toute communauté affectée par une crise, les enfants et adultes handicapés font partie des plus marginalisés, et pourtant ils sont souvent exclus de l’aide humanitaire.
Les Principaux engagements en faveur des enfants dans l’action humanitaire constituent un cadre de travail destiné à fournir une aide humanitaire à tous les enfants, quelque soit leur statut ou leur situation.

18 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
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Foreward

One in every 10 children has a disability. Armed conflict and disasters further increase disabilities among children. Within any crisis-affected community, children and adults with disabilities are among the most marginalized, yet they often are excluded from humanitarian assistance.

18 May 2017 description
report Logistics Cluster

Background

2016-2018 Logistics Cluster Strategy - Preparedness

The 2016-2018 Logistics Cluster Strategy focuses to a large degree on Preparedness.

Goal 1 of the strategy reads as: Strengthen the immediate response capacity of national actors in disaster-prone countries and identify the best capacities for response, with the following objectives:

Objective 1 - Strengthen logistics capacities on national and cross-border levels;

12 Dec 2016 description

Résumé

Suite au séisme du 12 Janvier 2010 qui a dévasté Port au Prince, occasionnant plus de 200 000 morts et des dégâts matériels considérables, les évaluations effectuées par les acteurs de la reconstruction de l’aménagement urbain, de la réduction des risques, et de la préparation aux désastres, ont mis en évidence la nécessité pour l’État Haïtien de mettre en place une Méthodologie Nationale qui servirait de Standard pour la prise en compte de la réduction des risques dans l’aménagement urbain.

03 Nov 2016 description

Les directives de l’IASC sur la place centrale de la protection mettent l’accent sur la responsabilité des acteurs humanitaires d’assurer la protection. Le Plan de Réponse Humanitaire (HRP en anglais) pour 2017 doit promouvoir un concept ‘d’optique de protection’. Cela vient s’ajouter au ‘marqueur de genre’ de l’IASC qui est requis dans toute programmation, et qui est obligatoire dans le Système de Projets en Ligne (OPS en anglais) sur lequel vous devez télécharger vos projets.

PLANNIFICATION : LES QUESTIONS DE PROTECTION ET DE GENRE / VBG À PRENDRE EN COMPTE

03 Nov 2016 description

The IASC guidance on the Centrality of Protection lays out how all humanitarians are responsible for ensuring protection. The 2017 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) should promote a concept of a ‘Protection Lens’. This is in addition to the IASC ‘Gender Marker’ which is required for all programming and mandatory in the Online Project System (OPS) where you have to upload your projects.

PLANNING: PROTECTION AND GENDER/GBV MATTERS TO CONSIDER

15 Oct 2016 description

These Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) specify the services to be provided through the Logistics Working Group, how to access the services, and the conditions under which the services will be provided.

12 Oct 2016 description

$119 MILLION Required to reach 750,000 people with life-saving assistance and protection in the next 3 months

07 Oct 2016 description

Content

The Guidance Note on Recovery: Private Sector draws from the wider body of knowledge on private sector recovery and from documented experiences of past and present disaster planning and recovery e orts. Materials have been collected through desk review and direct consultations with relevant experts. These experiences and lessons learned are classi ed into the following four major issues:

  1. The Disaster Recovery Role of the Private Sector

  2. Engaging the Private Sector in Disaster Recovery

08 Sep 2016 description
report ActionAid

Disasters, climate change impacts and conflicts affect millions of people every year. They destroy livelihoods and cause huge and often irreversible damage to the economic, social and cultural fabric of communities and nations. The severity of disaster impact is closely associated with inequality, conflict, environmental degradation, badly planned and managed urban development and weak governance. It is often the poor who are forced to stay in marginalised, unstable and disaster prone areas.