Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami disaster
A new study has found that Individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds are more likely to experience disaster-related home loss, and they are also more likely to develop functional limitations following the disaster.
29 Dec 2022
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center
Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency
Stockholm Environment Institute
Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
The Framework for Integrating Rights and Equality (FIRE) ind disaster risk reduction and climate resilience consists of six dimensions which are the focus of this course.
2 hours
This guidance argues that people using warnings should be involved in the warning design and implementation from the beginning to build trust, credibility, and effectiveness. Connecting local and external knowledge and experiences achieves the first mile.
This briefing note explains how inclusive warnings must be designed to support people to fulfil their own needs for warnings.
Kevin Blanchard
LGBTQIA+ people are often some of the most marginalised in disasters. We need to build early warning systems that are inclusive of all of society – and that involve marginalised communities in all stages of their development.
Persons with disabilities in situations of risk: A scoping study on Article 11 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
This report looks at strengthening the connection between DRR and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) to reinforce efforts to enhance the protection of persons with disabilities in disaster risk situations.
This collaborative report presents the latest research from across the globe on how persons with disabilities are affected by internal displacement.
Profiles of advocates working to reduce the risks faced by people living with disabilities, and to make disaster risk reduction, essential services and whole societies across the Asia-Pacific region more inclusive for people living with disabilities.
This document summarises the Missing Voices Approach, which aims to capture first-person perspectives of marginalized people in order to inform disaster risk management.