Search resources, channels and events

Your search for natural disasters (floods and earthquakes) resulted in 66 hits.
Content Type: Resource

This focuses on the coordination structure established by UNHCR and Care International for humanitarian response in northwest Syria. It addresses challenges in the conflict-affected region and the...

Content Type: Resource
Sector(s):
Date: Feb 2024
Location: Switzerland

This document concerns the approach adopted to natural hazards, in particular flood protection (floods, bank erosion, debris flows), avalanche protection, mass movements (fall, slide and flow...

Content Type: Resource
Sector(s):
Date: Jan 2023
Location: Global

Every year, 175 million children globally are expected to be affected by natural disasters, including floods, cyclones, droughts, heatwaves, severe storms, and earthquakes. Children are...

Content Type: Resource
Sector(s):
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Every year, natural events, such as earthquakes, floods, storms, heatwaves and droughts cause huge humanitarian and economic damage around the world. Although we are now better able to identify...

Content Type: Resource

The aim of this report is to assist agencies working in the tsunami crisis by highlighting seven generic lessons that have been learned from other natural disasters, specifically floods and...

Content Type: Resource

The Cairo based World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean published in 2007 theWHO e-Atlas of disaster risk for the Eastern Mediterranean Region, Volume 1: Exposure...

Content Type: Resource

People affected by natural disasters such as floods, cyclones, earthquakes, volcanoes, and  other calamities often face urgent protection needs that may not be immediately visible to  humanitarian...

Content Type: Resource
Sector(s):
Publisher(s):
Date: Feb 2014
Location: India

A Hindi language informational disaster response booklet for High School Students covering natural disasters.

Content Type: Resource
Publisher(s): UNOCHA
Date: Feb 2011

Welcome address of Mr. Rudolf Müller - Chief, Emergency Services Branch, OCHA Geneva.

Content Type: Resource
Publisher(s): DARA
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Pakistan is highly vulnerable to earthquakes, avalanches, floods and political conflict. This century it has faced recurrent emergencies characterised by extensive displacement. A major earthquake...

Pages