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 Environment Programme, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, guidelines […]

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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 (tool) ABOUT THE TOOL: “This toolkit is intended to help USAID and our partners understand […]

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EU-UN GUIDANCE NOTES ON LAND, NATURAL RESOURCES, AND CONFLICT PREVENTION

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 […]

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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 site LANGUAGES: English WEB LINK: http://envirodm.org/ (WWF Environment & Disaster Management Program) http://envirodm.org/helpdesk (help desk […]

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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, French, Spanish WEB LINK: https://www.adelphi.de/en (adelphi) http://www.bolzano.net/en/eurac.html (EURAC) https://www.adelphi.de/en/publication/vulnerability-sourcebook-concept-and-guidelines-standardised-vulnerability-assessments (tool) https://www.adelphi.de/en/system/files/mediathek/bilder/vulnerability_sourcebook_guidelines_for_assessments_adelphi_giz_2014-annex.pdf (annex with templates, flow charts, user […]

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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/ (International Alert) http://www.international-alert.org/sites/default/files/Economy_2005_CSBPGuidanceForExtractives_All_EN_v2013.pdf  (tool) ABOUT THE TOOL: “Conflict-sensitive business practice: Guidance for extractive industries consists […]

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