DRR

How resource allocation for climate change and DRR by Kenya's county governments has the potential to support the progress of people out of poverty

Resources

Following the publication of reports on how resource allocation for climate change and DRR by Kenya’s county governments has the potential to support the progress of people out of poverty, Development Initiatives (DI) held an event in May 2019 in Kisumu, to consider whether the current budget allocations of four Kenyan counties is sufficient to […]


Tracking subnational government investments in disaster risk reduction in Kenya

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Kenya is prone to natural and human inflicted hazards, including floods, drought, epidemics, conflict and fires. Losses resulting from these disasters can be economic, environmental and social, and reduce the coping abilities of the affected population and increase vulnerability to recurring disasters. Tracking subnational government investments in disaster risk reduction in Kenya is essential to minimise losses […]


The Nepal Risk Reduction Consortium – a model to be replicated?

Humanitarian

Nepal has undoubtedly experienced its fair share of natural hazards over the last century, some of which recur year on year such as floods and landslides and others which have struck less frequently but have the potential to cause more devastation, as is the case with earthquakes. This makes the country one of the 20 […]