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As world leaders gather for COP 28, IFRC Disaster Law is calling for governments to legally mandate and allocate roles and responsibilities for early warning early action (EWEA) to help keep communities safe and save lives
29 - 30 November, 2023|Global|Event
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in collaboration with the Institute of Law, Emergencies and Disasters (LEAD), Sphere India, the NAPSIPAG Disaster Research Group (NDRG) and the Institute of Social Sciences are hosting a conference addressing the urgent need for better coordination and cooperation in disaster risk reduction and disaster preparedness and response.
Pilot Disaster Risk Governance Guidelines
IFRC has consolidated its 20 years of research and recommendations on disaster law in a new guidance document, the Guidelines on Disaster Risk Governance. A pilot version of the Guidelines has been released for consultation.
Recovery in Mozambique
A new report from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has found that disaster recovery is often overlooked in domestic disaster laws, policies and plans.
Nepal floods
IFRC supports the development of a new treaty based on the Draft Articles on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters to help save lives and keep communities safe by strengthening the management of disasters and disaster risk.
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