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BUILDING 100 RESILIENT CITIES: INDONESIA AS A LEARNING LAB

Human and economic costs of disasters are most felt in urban centers, and these costs are only going to soar as cities grow and become more interconnected. But, this increasing complexity is making it even harder for the most vulnerable to find their interests represented. Moments of crisis can...

Building urban resilience: A guide for Red Cross and Red Crescent engagement and contribution

This Guide is one of the outcome documents of the Partnership on Urban Disaster Risk Reduction and Management and has been prepared to share the key findings of the Partnership and to contribute to the effective engagement of National Societies in responding to urban risks and enhancing urban...

Building Urban Resilience:Principles, Tools and Practice

Building Urban Resilience in East Asia is a World Bank program that aims to increase the resilience of cities to disasters and the impacts of climate change by using a risk-based approach to making public investment decisions. The objective is to demonstrate a scalable methodology and practical...

Case Studies on mitigating disasters in Asia and the Pacific, Coping with flood in Cambodian...

This case study, the first of a two part series, is derived from the experience of the Community-Based Flood Mitigation and Preparedness Project (CBFMP) (1998-2001). It features the development of an organizational framework for flood vulnerability reduction in 23 Cambodian villages. The step-by...

Case Studies on mitigating disasters in Asia and the Pacific,Can Small Be Beautiful? Community...

This case study highlights how community-based disaster management (CBDM) interventions contributed to enhancing sustainable flood proofing measures in the selected municipalities of Bangladesh. The lessons learned through the BUDMP experience show how small-scale external interventions can...

Case Studies on mitigating disasters in Asia and the Pacific,Towards Technological Hazard,...

This case study resulted from the experiences of 23 Cambodian villages involved in the Community- Based Flood Mitigation and Preparedness Project (CBFMP). It focuses on lessons learned in the areas of: (1) resource mobilization and proposal development; (2) implementation of mitigation solutions;...

Cities and Flooding A Guide to Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management for the 21st Century

Cities and Flooding: A Guide to Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management for the 21st Century provides comprehensive, forward-looking operational guidance on how to manage the risk of floods in a rapidly transforming urban environment and changeable climate. The Guide serves as a primer for...

City Resilience in Africa: A Ten Essentials Pilot

This publication reports on the outcomes of a pilot project to operationalize the Making Cities Resilient Campaign in three cities in Africa Narok and Kisumu in Kenya and Moshi in Tanzania, commenced in 2012 by the UNISDR regional office for Africa in Nairobi, Kenya.  It also describes...

Dealing with the deluge: urban water management in a changing climate

Sustainable drainage systems, or SuDS, use natural environmental processes to help slow, store and clean water. These processes are better for the environment and often cost less than traditional systems too. SuDS provide benefits for communities and nature, increasing our resilience to climate...

GUIDANCE ON Land Use Planning

This document, Guidance on Land Use Planning, has been framed as a reference document to provide strategic guidance on incorporating DRR measures in land use planning during recovery and reconstruction. It also aims to accompany the handbook and the learning workshop module with key...

How To Make Cities More Resilient A Handbook For Local Government Leaders

This Handbook is designed primarily for local government leaders and policy makers. It seeks to support public policy and decision making so they can implement activities to reduce disaster risk and build resilience. It sets out practical guidance for putting the “Ten Essentials for Making Cities...

Integrating Flood Risk Management and Land Use Planning

The Guide serves as a comprehensive primer for decision and policy makers, technical specialists, central, regional and local government officials, and concerned stakeholders in the community sector, civil society and non-governmental organizations, and the private sector.

Land Use Planning for Urban Flood Risk Management

This note offers policy makers and practitioners an overview of the key aspects of land use planning used to manage flood risks in cities across the world. It includes examples from developed and developing countries to provide insight into what has worked in different contexts. It does not...

Lessons from ACCCRN in Viet Nam Series: Urban Development and Flooding in Peri-urban Areas -...

In recent years, the water level of Hau (Bassac) River has changed and higher floods have been occurring. Many parts of Ninh Kieu district of Can Tho city are flooded annually. In 5 years from 2010-2015, flooding has occurred more frequently in many areas of the district. At the same time, there...

Lessons learned in WASH Response during Urban Flood Emergencies,The Global WASH Learning Project

This paper is intended for WASH technical advisors and personnel involved in planning and delivery of WASH programmes in urban flood emergency situations. Material in the paper is based both on a rapid review of literature, and on outputs from a learning workshop held in Haiti in March 2009. This...

Making Cities Resilient Report 2012. My city is getting ready! A global snapshot of how local...

El objetivo del informe es proporcionar una instantánea global de las actividades de fortalecimiento de la resiliencia a nivel local e identificar las tendencias en las percepciones y enfoques de los gobiernos locales hacia la reducción del riesgo de desastres, con los Diez pasos esenciales para...

Preventing disaster before it strikes: Developing a Canadian standard for new flood-resilient...

This report profiles 20 best practices to be incorporated into the design and construction of new flood-resilient residential communities in Canada.

Resource guide for planning, designing and implementing green infrastructure in parks

This Resource Guide for Planning, Designing and Implementing Green Infrastructure in Parks builds on the success of park and green infrastructure initiatives throughout the United States. It provides basic principles, inspiration, and ideas that can help planners, designers, and decision-makers...

Risk Assessment in Cities

The Urban Governance and Community Resilience Guides is a series of references for local governments who choose to be on the path to community resilience. It is designed to raise awareness of the challenges of reducing disaster risks in urban and urbanizing areas, and to present the essential...

Sanitation in urban flood settings

En este informe técnico se analizan cuestiones clave de saneamiento para poblaciones urbanas afectadas por inundación, incluidos la eliminación de excretas, control de vectores, manejo de residuos, las principales campañas de limpieza, drenaje y disposición de cadáveres

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