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15 Nov 2013 description

The countries of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are highly vulnerable to a range of natural hazards, including droughts, earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, landslides, and volcanic eruptions. Some countries have also suffered civil unrest and associated humanitarian impacts.

01 Nov 2013 description

USAID/OFDA apoya la RRD en comunidades costeras ecuatorianas

Con el apoyo del Programa Regional de Asistencia para Desastres de USAID/OFDA (RDAP, por sus siglas en inglés), la organización no gubernamental ecuatoriana EcoCostas, ha trabajado con comunidades costeras en San Cristóbal, en la Provincia de Galápagos, y San Lorenzo, en la Provincia de Manabí, para fortalecer la resiliencia contra los desastres naturales, incluyendo inundaciones, deslizamientos y tsunamis, y mejorar la ACC.

24 Oct 2013 description

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Podcast: Saving Lives at Birth -- Up for the Challenge

14 Aug 2013 description

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07 May 2013 description

Colombia anfitriona del foro regional sobre manejo del fuego

Cada año, los incendios destruyen millones de hectáreas en América Latina. Durante la última década, los cambios en el uso de suelo, el crecimiento poblacional y el cambio climático, han complicado la prevención y control de los incendios forestales.

10 Apr 2013 description

Video: How Can Innovative Technology Make Conflict Prevention More Effective?

On April 10, IPI, together with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), hosted an interactive discussion, video presentation, and launch of a five-case study report on the role of new technologies in the prevention of violent conflict.

Click here to view the event video on UStream>>