The 4th LAC Dialogue Platform is under way!
The 4th Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Dialogue Platform has started - come and join us!
Save the date for the 10th Global Dialogue Platform
The 10th edition of the Global Dialogue Platform will take place from 6-8 December 2022 in Berlin and online - be part of it!
A focus on complex crises at German DRR conference
This year’s German Disaster Risk Reduction conference, from 25-27 October, will focus on complex crises.
Niger activates its Early Action Protocol for Floods
After a period of above-average rainfall, the water level in the Niger River at Niamey rose significantly, and the EAP for floods was activated on 31 August.
Save the date: 6th Asia-Pacific Dialogue Platform, 1-3 Nov
The 6th Asia-Pacific Dialogue Platform on Anticipatory Humanitarian Action will take place from 1-3 November 2022, as a hybrid event in Bangkok and online.
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Through the online platform you can access a library of learning resources, global map of anticipatory action initiatives, an early action database, working groups and much more to support your work on anticipatory action as a practitioner, scientist or policymaker.
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Therefore, scaling up is not just “more”, it also means “better”.
To respond collectively in a coordinated manner, we must work together.
What is global is local somewhere and what is local is global somewhere else. For this reason, it is very important for us to actually come together and co-design, co-produce and co-implement, so we can learn from each other and also cross-fertilize ideas and solutions.
Better anticipation allows us to stay ahead of the curve in an increasingly volatile climate, connecting scientific information to practical action on the ground.
Anticipatory action has tremendous potential to increase the efficiency of life-saving interventions and protect the most vulnerable. This is especially true for women and girls who often face some of the most severe risks. Through well-targeted anticipatory approaches, we can better empower women and girls to face crises on their own terms.
Anticipatory actions are the bright spots in a bleak humanitarian outlook. If we manage to move more in that direction, we will get a response that is faster, cheaper, and more dignified. One that protects hard-won development gains.
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The Anticipation Hub aims to share knowledge and experiences to jointly enhance and scale up anticipatory action globally.More about us
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In expanding the use of anticipatory action to address more risks, be applicable in more contexts and strengthen overall disaster risk financing approaches, experts and practitioners are engaging in multi-disciplinary collaboration to enable anticipatory action to be applied where and when it is needed using adapted tools, innovative solutions and new ways of working.More about emerging topics
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