Emergency Preparation

All In Diary

April 30, 2012 - 5:23am

If you haven’t seen it already, take a look at the All In Diary.

It’s a kind of aide-memoire for humanitarians, woven into an A5 diary. Each topic gets one page: enough space for the main headlines, plus links to the full guidelines for that topic.

(The Advice Pages on www.aidworkers.net take a similar approach, on the basis that no-one wants 80 pages when they can see the main points on a single page, then click for more if they want.)

The idea is to raise standards by distributing the diary widely among aid

Emergency Preparation

January 21, 2012 - 5:03pm

I am a logistician based in Nairobi.I was shocked to read ia a local daily about burning of expired relief foods by the Kenya Red Cross.Please give me any feedback of what measures should have been do

Vacancy - Emergency Field Director, IRC UK

November 29, 2011 - 2:23pm

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is a leading global humanitarian and post-conflict development organisation working in more than 20 conflict-affected countries worldwide.

Resilience & Safety: Psychological First Aid

July 18, 2011 - 1:59pm

Brought to you by InterHealth
23rd September 2011
Kenya, Nairobi

Advanced Course on Conflict, Crisis and Transitions.

February 14, 2011 - 12:39pm

20 - 27 July 2011

Venue: Post-war Reconstruction and Development Unit (PRDU) at the University of York, York

Why learning lessons in Haiti shouldn't take this long...

October 29, 2010 - 12:02pm

This blog is written by Simon Levine, Research Fellow for the Humanitarian Policy Group, part of the Overseas Development Institute (ODI).

Solar light and power systems for disaster prone areas

August 28, 2010 - 6:27am

Every animate and inanimate form lives in and with nature.

Otimização de Sites

May 4, 2010 - 4:51am

Alguns Links:

Sample Standard Manual for Emergency Preparedness & Response

April 28, 2010 - 2:01pm

Is there anyone out there with any idea of an already existing policy framework/ guideline for emergency preparedness and response? Does your organisation have any such manual?

Food Security Briefs for 30 Countries Now Available from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations

March 10, 2010 - 3:00pm

These country briefs, updated every three months, provide a snapshot of the food security situation in over 30 countries. They are available at:

Community policing / watch groups fostered by aid agencies among at-risk populations

March 2, 2010 - 11:01pm

Could readers please guide me toward literature and real life examples of community policing fostered by aid agencies among at-risk populations. This might include reference to:

Heading to Haiti

March 1, 2010 - 6:43pm

I'm trying to go to Haiti this summer. I would love to help out an NGO by producing stories on the lives of those (local population to aid workers) living in the post-disaster environment.

Floods in India are a manmade phenomenon...

October 8, 2009 - 11:34am

Floods in Southern India are of the TV screens. Now the cameras are off and away!

Help provide for Needs of the Affected in the Southern States Flood

October 7, 2009 - 12:26pm

Mail us at communications@cdrn.org.in to help you highlight needs or

call us at 011-65422890 and we will walk you through the process

Personal Security & Radio Communications course

September 1, 2009 - 11:57am

Armadillo At Large/John Jacobs Consulting
Personal Safety & Security Course with Radio Communications Extension
October 19th – 23rd 2009, Farnham, Surrey

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