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Country:
Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Uganda
Type of Practice:
Early warning systems

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD)’s Conflict Early Warning and Response Mechanism (CEWARN) was established in 2002 on the basis of a protocol signed by IGAD Member States to prevent violent conflict so as to serve the aspirations of their people for shared prosperity...

Country:
United Kingdom
Type of Practice:
Awareness raising and communication tools

The Travel Aware campaign is a joint venture between the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and the travel industry to help make sure British travelers are better prepared when they go overseas.

Country:
United States of America
Type of Practice:
Awareness raising and communication tools

Launched in February 2003, Ready is a national public service advertising (PSA) campaign designed to educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to emergencies including natural and man-made disasters.

Country:
Global
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

This research project, Providing Access to Resilience Enhancing Technologies for  Disadvantaged Communities and Vulnerable Populations (PARET), focuses on the following research questions:

Country:
Japan
Type of Practice:
Awareness raising and communication tools

A Foreign Supporter in Time of Disaster is a volunteer at the time when the major disaster occurs, who provides support to foreigners who were affected and live in or near Shimane Prefecture, in particular, translation of disaster information, and other activities such as providing information...

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

The LBS2 Fil Assist is a free application available to the public to locate and track Filipinos worldwide. LBS Recruitment produced a geo-locating application (LBS2 Fil Assist) that uses Google Maps’ geolocation technology (history location) to locate recruited migrant workers.

Country:
United States of America
Type of Practice:
Awareness raising and communication tools

As a leader in multi-language health, safety, civic engagement and emergency readiness communication, Emergency, Community, Health and Outreach (ECHO) bridges the gap for immigrants and refugees in Minnesota.

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

This article describes the finding of the  Project  PREP  (Programa  Para  Responder  a Emergencias  con  Preparación),a community-based,  participatory  research  program that developed, delivered, evaluated, and tested a culturally targeted disaster preparedness program...

Country:
Japan
Type of Practice:
Awareness raising and communication tools

This video, produced by Sendai International Relations Association, shows how to prepare for earthquakes and tsunamis and what to do when they actually happen.

Country:
Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Greece, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Morocco, Portugal, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, San Marino, Serbia, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Turkey, Ukraine
Type of Practice:
Trainings and capacity building

The Council of Europe’s European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement (EUR-OPA) and Intercultural cities programme (ICC) have joined their expertise to organise a workshop which explored the access and participation of migrants, refugees and asylums seekers to disaster prevention...