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PASSA is a participatory method of awareness-raising around safe shelters. Its purpose is to provide communities with tools for improving their living environments, offering a step-by-step method...
Graham Saunders, Head of the Shelter Department at the IFRC, addressed causes and consequences of climate change and linked this to the reality in the field.
Case study on what can be done to reduce the impact of natural diasters at the community level.
Implementing guidlines on the use of incident command system
A short video regarding IFRCs work in Port-au-Prince where they are building transitional shelters for 350 families.
Emergency appeal final report for the tropical depression in Guatemala by the IFRC.
This video published by the IFRC in 2011 explains PASSA, a participatory tool that allows communities to improve their living environment, build safer shelters and design better settlements.
This is a video of the Emergency Shelter Response in Peru after the earthquake that took place in 15th of August 2007. It shows the response of the Peruvian Red Cross supported by the...
The speaker described the role of the Movement in the provision of shelter after natural disasters. Operational differences were highlighted between NGOs and National Societies, which are linked...
This case study outlines the role of the environmental advisor, key activities and the impact of this role on the Shelter Cluster.