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Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Tests and simulations

Exercise “Stuffed Goose” is a multi-agency exercise involving State Government departments and agencies, including the Country Fire Service (CFS), South Australia (SA) Police, State Emergency Service (SES), Metropolitan Fire Service SA, Local Government, and community volunteers.

Country:
United States of America
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

This exploratory study describes the level of public emergency knowledge and perceptions of risks among Latin American immigrants, and their preferred and actual sources of emergency preparedness information (including warning signals).

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

This publication presents eight Jurisdictional Community Partnership projects implemented across Australia using different models of community engagement relevant to their jurisdiction and community needs.

Country:
Mexico
Type of Practice:
Assistance programs

The “Ventanilla de Salud” (Health window) is a program of the Government of Mexico developed by the Department of Health and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and implemented through 50 Mexican consulates in the United States and local health organizations.

Country:
El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico
Type of Practice:
Agreements

The consulates of Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras launched the initiative “TRICAMEX” in the city of McAllen, in the United States of America.

Country:
United States of America
Type of Practice:
Government Bodies

The Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) was created in 1985 under the Federal Advisory Committee Act to promote security cooperation between American private sector interests worldwide and the U.S. Department of State.

Country:
Global
Type of Practice:
International frameworks and standards

The Guiding Principles on business and human rights outline how States and businesses should implement the UN “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework in order to better manage business and human rights challenges.

Country:
Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome And Principe
Type of Practice:
Early warning systems

The Central African Early Warning System (MARAC) is a mechanism for the observation, monitoring and prevention of crises and conflicts, established by the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS). It is responsible for data collection and analysis in order to prevent conflicts.

Country:
Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
Type of Practice:
Early warning systems

Pursuant to Chapter IV of the 1999 protocol relating to the mechanism for conflict prevention, management, resolution, peace-keeping and security, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has established a sub-regional peace and security observation system.

Country:
France
Type of Practice:
Mobile and internet-based technologies

To improve its crisis response mechanism, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs has created an online service enabling French nationals who so wish to declare their trips abroad easily and at no cost, called Ariane.