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Date: Jun 2022
Location: Global

As humanitarian actors are working towards reducing their environmental impact, it’s important to understand what tools are being developed and what initiatives are underway that can serve as a...

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Publisher(s): Practical Action
Date: Feb 2024
Location: Global

Early warning provides an opportunity for people to take action to save lives and livelihoods, reducing the impacts of rapid onset disasters. For an early warning system to be truly effective, we...

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Publisher(s): UN Women
Date: Aug 2020
Location: All Countries

This document can also be found on the official website of UN Women at: https://asiapacific.unwomen.org/en
In recognition of the unique needs...

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Date: Apr 2020
Location: All Countries

The Practical Action Publishing, in response to the need of marginalised communities around the world to cope with the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, has carefully selected relevant WASH...

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This document can also be found on the official website of United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs(OCHA) at...

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This review summarises current debates on impact assessment in humanitarian aid, and identifies a series of challenges. It is based on research including a literature review, debates with ALNAP...

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Date: Feb 2024
Location: South America

This Guide seeks to link various instruments to enhance drought monitoring, together with the methods developed to measure impacts on agriculture and food security. This was done through bringing...

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Publisher(s): FAO
Date: Feb 2024
Location: South America

This Guide seeks to link various instruments to enhance drought monitoring, together with the methods developed to measure impacts on agriculture and food security. This was done through bringing...

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Date: Feb 2014

This Network Paper explores the current and practice of contingency planning in humanitarian organisations. It sets out the key terms and concepts relating to contingency planning, explores the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The purpose of the handbook is to provide those involved in nutrition coordination with relevant tools, guidance, information and resources to support their roles in facilitating predictable,...

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