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Date: Sep 2019

Older people have often been overlooked in disasters and conflicts, and their concerns have rarely been addressed by emergency programmes or planners. This analysis seeks to: (1) highlight factors...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Community emergency preparedness: a manual for managers and policy-makers. \n1. Emergencies\n2. Emergency medical services - organization and administration\n3. Policy making\n4. Consumer...

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Date: Jun 2022
Location: Global

The goal of this report is to serve as a primer on the needs of persons with disabilities in disasters and emergencies, and to provide a comprehensive compilation of effective policies, practices...

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Once emergency needs have been met following a disaster and the initial crisis is over, people affected and the communities that support them are still in a state of heightened vulnerability. Post...

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Specific objectives of the study were:1. What government policies and programmes were in place to ensure the rights of olderpersons in Lesotho and where policy and service gaps exist in the...

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This document was originally published on the United Nations Environment Program website: https://www.unenvironment.org/.
This paper attempts to...

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Publisher(s): Terre des Hommes
Date: Oct 2019

(EN) The document's aim is to provide Terre des Hommes TdH staff, partners and donors with information on the types of activities established or supported by TdH in the areas of Water, Sanitation...

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This document can also be found on the official website of the Centre for Research on Peace and Development (CRPD) at: https://soc.kuleuven.be/crpd....

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Publisher(s): UN Office at Geneva
Date: Mar 2022
Location: All Countries

Rebuilding a shattered society takes far more than bricks and mortar. Quite often, the deeper challenge is restoring people’s sense of opportunity, dignity and hope. Employment and income...

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Date: Sep 2019
Location: Brazil

This article, from Revista Ambiente & Sociedade, presents an analysis of the vulnerability of the elderly in un-natural disasters, because the elderly may have a higher degree of fragility in...

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