Emergencies

The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement always works in partnership with communities. In an emergency, it can be difficult to balance time and limited resources with our commitment to engage with the people in a meaningful way. These resources will offer useful guidance.

17 June 2019

Strengthening community voices in disaster law decision making

Type:

Training Material

Organization:

IFRC

A presentation from the IFRC Asia Pacific about the importance of community influence in decision making; community participation in disaster management in Asia Pacific and a national perspective of citizen empowerment.

  • Disaster
  • Emergencies

17 June 2019

CEA leaflet

Type:

Infographic

Organization:

IFRC

An IFRC leaflet detailing what is meant by CEA, why it is important and how it helps to build more resilient communities, both in emergency situations and as part of longer-term programmes.

  • Communication
  • Disaster
  • Emergencies
  • Information as aid

17 June 2019

Behaviour change: communication in emergencies toolkit

Type:

Tool

Organization:

Sierra Leone Red Cross, UNICEF

A toolkit produced by UNICEF to promote behaviour change in emergency situations. Tools include guidelines, charts, checklists and monitoring tools.

  • Behaviour change
  • Communication
  • Video