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Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This publication provides frameworks around how to conceptualise risk. It also highlights tools and general best practice for undertaking risk assessment and disaster risk reduction.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This paper attempts to present a bird's eye view of the risks to health inherent in crises, and the potential for impact of health interventions, using the language of epidemiology.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Much effort has focused on strengthening decentralised institutions, such as local government, to support local development. However, frequently the links between decentralised institutions and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Mozambique

When MSF first met to discuss the impact and implications of the drought in Mozambique, it became clear that the information available on the situation at the district level was subjective and...

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This case study examines the role of the affected state in humanitarian action. The following sections of this report provide a brief overview of the disaster itself and place this within the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Afghanistan

This report describes the diversity of shelter's used in transitional settlements for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Herat, Afghanistan. The report is based on a field survey...

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This paper, through spatial-analysis techniques, examines the accessibility of emergency shelters for vulnerable populations, and outlines the benefits of an extended and permanently established...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

How do affected states respond in times of disaster?

This report highlights the need for international humanitarian actors to encourage and support states to fulfil their responsibilities...