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Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Government bodies

The Melbourne Fire Brigade (MFB)  actively partner with  diverse community to minimize the frequency and impact of fires and other emergencies, and increase individual and community capacity to respond and recover.

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

The  Exploring  inherent  capabilities  in  communities  with  migrant  and  refugee  backgrounds  for disaster  resilience project  was  initiated  by  the  Australian  Emergency  Management  Institute (AEMI)  in  an  effort  to  undertake  exploratory  research  into ...

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Training and capacity building

A conference was organized on 17th October 2009 by the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)’s Jurisdictional Community Partnership project, as component of Attorney General Department’s Inclusive Emergency Management with Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Communities Program.

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.