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This image shows two persons in storm water filled streets
Blog June 23, 2021

Compound risk , Conflict

The double afflication conflict and natural hazard the importance of tackling disaster risk admist insecurity

In six out of the past ten years, Palestine experienced extreme cold weather and/or flooding placing great pressure on housing, infrastructure, and energy services already stressed by ongoing …

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News June 22, 2021

Networks & Conferences

GloFAS v3.1 Launch Webinar-Recording now available

On the 27th of May 2021, a webinar launched the next operational release (version 3.1) of the Global Flood Awareness System (GloFAS) of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service - an important web …

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News June 22, 2021

Food Insecurity , Forecast , Science

Forecasting changes in the state of food security with machine learning

This blog post summaries the key findings from the study and highlights the relevance for the anticipatory action community.

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Article / Blog Post June 21, 2021

Linking early warnings to early action: compound hydrometeorological hazards and dengue outbreaks

In this blog you can read more about how hydrometeorological hazards do impact outbreaks of dengue.

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Blog June 16, 2021

Cash & Voucher , Early Action , Food Insecurity

Forecast-based Action Intervention: Early Cash Distribution to address Food Insecurity in the North-East of Madagascar

This blog explains how Welthungerhilfe is using Early Cash distribution as part of their forecast-based interventions to address food insecurity in the North-East of Madagascar.

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News June 15, 2021

Early Action , Networks & Conferences

Southern Africa Dialogue Platform: Live Blog & Recordings now available

The 1st ever Southern Africa Dialogue Platform on Anticipatory Humanitarian Action took place from May 26 - 27, 2021. You can catch up on the highlights of each session through the ‘live blog’ on …

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News June 15, 2021

Disaster Risk Financing

IFRC welcomes USAID to early-action partnership

At the end of the G7 summit in Cornwall yesterday, the UK, Germany and the US announced further action to boost protection from climate impacts for the world’s most vulnerable communities.

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June 11, 2021

More than 450 people participated in the Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Dialogue Platform

The third Regional Dialogue Platform in Latin America and the Caribbean, virtual edition, was held from June 2 to 4 with the participation of more than 450 people, representing around 40 countries. …

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News June 11, 2021

Networks & Conferences

Más de 450 personas participaron en la Plataforma de Diálogo en Latinoamérica y el Caribe

La tercera Plataforma de Diálogo Regional en Latinoamérica y el Caribe, edición virtual, se realizó del 2 al 4 de junio con la participación de más de 450 personas, representando alrededor de 40 …

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News June 08, 2021

Practice makes perfect: planning for floods in Ethiopia

To test the Early Action Protocol, the Ethiopian Red Cross and its partners carried out a flood simulation in March 2021. Simulations are crucial to make sure communication between all the different …

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