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18 Dec 2013 description
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West Africa The Risk Reduction Index (RRI) provides in-depth analysis, carried out within geographically well-defined risk prone areas, of the existing conditions and capacities that either hinder or enable local and national actors to carry out effective risk management
02 Mar 2012 description
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New DARA Research on Humanitarian Aid from Donor Governments Finds Limited Progress; Systemic Issues Persist in Providing Effective Aid – Lives Lost That Could Have Been Saved Humanitarian Response Index Identifies Persistent Systemic Issues: Lack of Prevention-Oriented Strategies; Insufficient...
31 Jan 2012 description
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The Crisis and The Response: President Juan Manuel Santos, elected in 2010, approved the Law of Victims and Land Restoration. Among other things, this new law acknowledges a long-denied humanitarian crisis, yet the problem is far from resolved. The exact number of internally displaced persons...
19 Dec 2011 description
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The report indicates that donors should more generously support disaster preparedness and early recovery, as well as help Pakistani NGOs access funds and play a bigger role in crisis response. The team interviewed humanitarian organizations and donor agencies, and collected 121 questionnaires on...
14 Nov 2011 description
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Climate vulnerable countries unite in Dhaka ministerial Forum pledging firm common stance ahead of COP17 in Durban November 14, 2011 DHAKA, 14 November 2011- Nineteen of the most vulnerable countries to climate change have today agreed to present a unified front filling the leadership vacuum ahead...
09 Nov 2011 description
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BRIEFING SUMMARY The harmful effects of climate change are already leading to large-scale loss of life, livelihood and damage to ecosystems around the world. While these effects are ultimately suffered by all, in the immediate they are disproportionately damaging for developing countries and...
31 Oct 2011 description
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Introduction The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has consistently been among the top ten recipients of humanitarian assistance in the last decade, with over US$ 3.3 billion in aid provided during this period. The country has also received significant international support in the form of...