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Evaluation March 22, 2022

Early Action

Evaluating Locally Led Early Action Against Heatwaves in Sibi, Pakistan

In June 2021, Bright Star Development Society Balochistan were funded to assist in mitigating against the anticipated heat wave in Sibi, Pakistan. In this locally led anticipatory action response, …

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Blog March 18, 2022

Forecast

How can we mainstream anticipatory action in disaster risk-management systems?

The anticipatory action community has limited experience of integrating this approach into national disaster risk-management systems. Recent research by the ForPAc project in Kenya identifies ways …

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Case Study March 18, 2022

Early Action

A new case study on anticipatory action ahead of the October 2021 floods in the Karnali River, Nepal

A new case study documents the timeline of anticipatory action ahead of riverine floods in Nepal in October 2021. It outlines the forecasting, communication and coordination processes implemented, …

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Case Study March 18, 2022

Early Action

Acting in anticipation against unseasonal floods in Nepal

This case study documents the anticipatory actions taken ahead of the October 2021 floods in the Karnali River, Nepal. These included early warning messages, the evacuation of at-risk households, …

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Blog March 17, 2022

Cash & Voucher , Conflict

Anticipating vital issues around cash in the response to the Ukraine crisis

Conflict drives 80 per cent of all humanitarian needs globally, but anticipatory action – including cash and voucher assistance - can help to alleviate these. This article identifies four criteria …

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Blog March 16, 2022

Social Protection

Anticipatory action, shock-responsive social protection and cash transfers in ASEAN: what are we learning and where do we go next?

Anticipatory action and shock-responsive social protection are currently enjoying centre stage in humanitarian and development discussions. But what we have learned in recent years – and where do we …

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News March 16, 2022

Early Action , Forecast

A new OCHA-facilitated project to protect the most vulnerable people in Niger from drought

A new pilot project, facilitated by OCHA, will use forecasts of severe drought in Niger to trigger anticipatory action to help those most at risk.

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Event March 15, 2022

Early Action , Forecast

Acciones tempranas ante Sequías en Centro América se analizaron en taller regional de la Cruz Roja

Los intercambios temáticos son fundamentales para promover la construcción de lazos entre actores claves para la Anticipación ante desastres. Con el fin de identificar acciones tempranas, …

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Event March 15, 2022

Early Action , Forecast

Discussing early actions for drought in Central America

The Central American workshop on drought preparedness, held in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, from 7-11 March 2022, helped to identify early actions, forecasts and activation mechanisms for drought in the …

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News March 15, 2022

Early Action

Reactivation of the EAP for Floods in northern Mozambique: Tropical Storm Gombe causes the Licungo River to flood for a second time

Tropical Storm Gombe made landfall in Mozambique on 11 March, bringing heavy rains and causing water levels in the Licungo River to rise. On 14 March, they exceeded the trigger level set out in the …

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