Learning from Post-conflict and Disaster-response Experience

Crises, including complex emergencies, war, and natural disaster, create high-stakes choices for environmental governance and natural resource management. If managed properly, natural resources and environmental protection are key elements for disaster risk reduction and recovery of sustainable livelihoods. But if … read more

DISASTER WASTE MANAGEMENT GUIDELINES

AUTHOR: Joint UNEP/OHCA Environment Unit and Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) LAST UPDATED: 2011 TYPE OF TOOL: Guidelines FORMAT: Downloadable PDF document, 43 pages KEYWORDS: humanitarian action, environmental management, waste management, restoration, impact assessment, Joint UNEP/OCHA Environment Unit, United Nations … read more

OCHA CMCOORD FIELD HANDBOOK

AUTHOR: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), Civil-Military Coordination LAST UPDATED: June 2015 TYPE OF TOOL: Guidelines KEYWORDS: conflict sensitivity, humanitarian action, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, guidelines FORMAT: Downloadable PDF document, 158 pages … read more

USAID WATER & CONFLICT TOOLKIT

AUTHOR: US Agency for International Development LAST UPDATED: February 2014 TYPE OF TOOL: Handbook KEYWORDS: environmental management, conflict sensitivity, water, United States Agency for International Development, handbook FORMAT: Downloadable PDF document, 52 pages LANGUAGES: English WEB LINK: https://www.usaid.gov/ (USAID) https://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/documents/1866/WaterConflictToolkit.pdf … read more

CONFLICT SENSITIVITY TOOLKIT

AUTHOR: Trόcaire LAST UPDATED: October 2011 TYPE OF TOOL: Handbook KEYWORDS: conflict sensitivity, Trόcaire, handbook FORMAT: Downloadable PDF document, 58 pages LANGUAGES: English WEB LINK: https://www.trocaire.org/ (Trόcaire) https://www.trocaire.org/sites/default/files/resources/policy/conflict_sensitivity_toolkit_final_version_oct_2011_1.pdf (tool) ABOUT THE TOOL: The tool is meant to help program staff … read more

USAID PEACE EXCHANGE

AUTHOR: US Agency for International Development LAST UPDATED: updated periodically TYPE OF TOOL: knowledge platform KEYWORDS: conflict sensitivity, United States Agency for International Development, knowledge platform FORMAT: web site LANGUAGES: English WEB LINK: https://www.usaid.gov/ (USAID) http://www.dmeforpeace.org/peacexchange/ (tool) ABOUT THE TOOL: … read more

GREEN RECOVERY CONNECT HELP DESK

AUTHOR: World Wildlife Fund Environment & Disaster Management Program LAST UPDATED: n/a TYPE OF TOOL: knowledge platform KEYWORDS: humanitarian action, environmental management, land and land use, water, shelter, climate adaptation, risk reduction, restoration, World Wildlife Fund, knowledge platform FORMAT: web … read more

VULNERABILITY SOURCEBOOK

AUTHOR: adelphi and Eurpoean Academy of Bozen LAST UPDATED: August 2014 TYPE OF TOOL: Handbook KEYWORDS: environmental management, climate adaptation, land and land use, water, risk reduction, adelphi, European Academy of Bozen, handbook FORMAT: Downloadable PDF, 180 pages LANGUAGES: English, … read more

CONFLICT-SENSITIVE BUSINESS PRACTICE: GUIDANCE FOR EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES

AUTHOR: International Alert LAST UPDATED: March 2005 TYPE OF TOOL: Handbook KEYWORDS: environmental management, conflict sensitivity, minerals, land and land use, fuel and energy, water, International Alert, handbook FORMAT: Downloadable PDF document, 195 pages LANGUAGES: English, Spanish WEB LINK: http://www.international-alert.org/ … read more

INTERNATIONAL RECOVERY PLATFORM

Website/platform on post-disaster recovery. Overviews of disasters with links to publications. Many resources: tools, guidelines, case studies, news, reports, multimedia, training info, events. read more

STRATEGIC ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT TOOLKIT

Report provides guidance to prepare/develop SEAs. Overview of SEA issues. Good practice, manuals and guidance, case studies. Tools to design/implement SEAs. Info on funding sources and training materials. read more