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Disaster response

  1. How the arts and sciences can work together to improve disaster risk reduction

  2. Practical science for uncertain futures: using scenarios to improve resilience to earthquakes

  3. Homecoming: a story about how a strong earthquake affects a family with ‘left-behind’ children

  4. Creating an earthquake scenario in China: a case study in Weinan City, Shaanxi province

  5. Barriers to urban shelter self-recovery in Philippines and Nepal: lessons for humanitarian policy and practice

  6. The governance of Nepal’s flood early warning system: opportunities under federalism

  7. The 2017 Nepal flood response: resources beyond international humanitarian assistance

  8. Anticipatory crisis financing and action: concepts, initiatives and evidence

  9. The potential of Nepal’s social security allowance schemes to support emergency flood response

  10. Building resilience for all

  11. Podcast series: when disasters and conflict collide

  12. When disasters and conflict collide

  13. Scoping and design for taking forecast-based early action to scale: three case studies

  14. Child poverty, disasters and climate change: investigating relationships and implications over the life course of children

  15. Localising emergency preparedness and response through partnerships

  16. A turning point for disaster risk reduction: views from the Africa Arab Conference on DRR

  17. Protection in local response to disasters: challenges and insights from the Pacific region

  18. Disability inclusion and disaster risk reduction: overcoming barriers to progress

  19. Disaster risk reduction in Asia: a view from the Ministerial Conference

  20. The role and vulnerabilities of older people in drought in East Africa: progress, challenges and opportunities for a more inclusive humanitarian response