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 Environment Programme, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, guidelines […]
AUTHOR: United Nations Interagency Framework Team for Preventive Action LAST UPDATED: 2012 TYPE OF TOOL: Handbook KEYWORDS: environmental management, conflict sensitivity, land and land use, water, fuel and energy, minerals, impact assessment, United Nations Interagency Framework Team for Preventive Action, handbook FORMAT: Downloadable PDF files LANGUAGES: English WEB LINK: http://www.un.org/en/land-natural-resources-conflict/ Strengthening capacity for conflict sensitive […]
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.
2 documents: Practical Guide and Operational Note. Guide: info on systematizing analysis and efficient processes. Note: planning, coordination, and management tool. Helps launch poverty reduction strategy.
Website for humanitarian information on global crises and disasters. Disaster and crisis updates and reports, maps, info-graphics, job announcements and learning opportunities and events.
Central website for information management tools and services, enabling information exchange among operational responders during emergencies. Guidance notes and policies, toolboxes, data, links.
Worksheet for evaluating environmental impacts of humanitarian aid projects. Focus on recovery and reconstruction phases. 1-3 hours to complete. Field visit and consultation with planners, experts.
Guidebook gives operational planners tools to incorporate environmental considerations throughout operation life cycle. Includes overarching principles, guidelines, templates, examples, references.
Toolkit for systematic, appropriate environmental assessments, monitoring programs and evaluations. Focus on improved environmental management and livelihood security of displaced persons and hosts.
Guidelines on environmental management in refugee/ returnee situations. Helps users identify/evaluate environmental impacts, opportunities, and advantages/ disadvantages of interventions.