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  • Increased community resilience in Ethiopia

    20/08/2019 - Partners for Resilience is pleased to share the findings of the Ethiopia Integrated Risk Management Programme evaluation. One of the main findings is that PfR has had a substantial positive impact on the resilience of communities.
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  • Urgent action needed to tackle climate change’s ‘silent killer’: heatwaves

    17/07/2019 - We are happy to share with you a new Heatwave Guide for Cities. Many regions, including big cities, are experiencing increasing frequency of extreme heat events, which is one of the "deadliest hazards". Extreme heat can be predicted days and weeks in advance. It is important that we support cities to adapt to changing heat risks.
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  • Red Cross Red Crescent launches Climate Training Kit 2.0

    01/07/2019 - The Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre launched an updated and expanded version of its principal training resource for National Societies, the Climate Training Kit. The training kit is very usefull for all working on disaster risk reduction & climate related hazards.
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  • The PfR newsletter is out !

    22/05/2019 - The new, actually the first, Partners for Resilience (PfR) newsletter is out! It is a first great collection of stories from local communities and civil society organisations that work together with one common ambition: to save and protect lives through disaster risk reduction.
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  • PfR at the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

    17/05/2019 - After national and regional preparatory meetings during the past months, PfR partners participated in the bi-annual Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, held from 15-17 May in Geneva. Theme of this years' conference: "Resilience Dividend-Towards Sustainable and Inclusive Societies". 
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  • Cooperation in Integrated Risk Management in Cebu Province: Multi-stakeholder Platforms as a Catalyst for Climate Action

    15/04/2019 - The Islands of Cebu face an increase in sea level rise in low lying coastal zones, reduced rainfall, and increased temperatures and intensity of storms and typhoons – as a result of climate change. With changing land use and increased population pressures Cebu province needs to be prepared!
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  • PfR joins UN-E in launching the Network of African Women Environmentalists

    29/03/2019 - A new network of African Women Environmentalists has been launched on 15 March 2019 in Nairobi, and Partners for Resilience is proud to be part of this new platform.
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  • World Water Day 2019

    22/03/2019 - During this 2019 World Water Day it is important to address the complexity of dealing with water challenges, however also how simple the solution can be: water is a human right. For all. And nobody should be left behind.
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  • Mutual Gains Approach

    14/03/2019 - Mutual Gains Approach is a negotiation tool to strategically work with multiple stakeholders on eco-system resilience and sustainable livelihoods. PfR team Ethiopia organsed a joint training with relevant stakeholders, i.e. representatives from government, NGOs, private sector, and local communities.
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  • Cooperation in Integrated Risk Management in Surigao Del Norte

    19/02/2019 - Surigao del norte is a hazard prone area in the south of the Philippines. PfR is working on resilience building in this region, in order to reduce the impact of recurrent disasters.
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