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: 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 site LANGUAGES: English WEB LINK: http://envirodm.org/ (WWF Environment & Disaster Management Program) http://envirodm.org/helpdesk (help desk […]
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.
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.
Guidelines to establish basic framework for formalizing and improving effectiveness and efficiency of foreign military and civil defense assets in international disaster relief operations.
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.
Manual for helping countries transition from violent conflict to peace. Comprehensive set of shared principles and shared strategic framework. For civilians engaged in peacebuilding missions.
Online training course. How natural resources affect/ are affected by conflict. Using NR for peacebuilding and better governance. Integrating NR in recovery programs. Ensuring minimal environmental impact.