The Philippine Red Cross and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) urgently need your help to support thousands of people affected by Tropical Storm Tembin.
Myanmar Red Cross Society (MRCS) embarked on a nance development journey in 2004, using a set of baselines focused on “measuring the impact of organizational development and change processes on the lives of vulnerable people”.
One of the key humanitarian concerns for many migrants in the Asia Pacific region is the ability to live and work in safe and healthy conditions and to enjoy access to health services and expect health outcomes similar to those of the rest of the population.
In order to work towards the aim of the Strategic Plan 2020 to integrate CEA into all work of the Myanmar Red Cross Society, in 2016 a set of Minimum Standards and a supporting toolkit were developed with support from IFRC.
The 2017 Asia Pacific Disaster Law Snapshot looks at the benefits of having a good disaster law, provides an overview of the ongoing and completed work of the Disaster Law Programme in Asia Pacific, and lists the resources and tools available.
Nepal witnessed a devastating earthquake on 25th April 2015 that claimed the lives of more than 8,000 people. Hundreds of thousands of people were left homeless and amongst them were high numbers of women, children and older persons, people with disabilities and minorities.
As part of the 2016 OIAI audit plan, a follow-up audit was scheduled to review the implementation status of these audit recommendations. This follow-up audit was performed in September 2016 in the IFRC office in Kathmandu, Nepal.
The Bangladesh Red Crescent Society and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies are responding to a large wave of population movement, nearly 380,000 people fleeing from the Rakhine State of neighbouring Myanmar.
This guideline will show the necessity of sensible information provided during disaster as well as encourage GOs and NGOs to conduct live/phone-in programs.
The guide aims to enhance knowledge and capacity of the volunteers regarding communication with community in implementing disaster emergency response and recovery activities.