Build Back Better

IRP provides recovery guidance and comprehensive library of recovery resources to support the practice of disaster recovery and building back better.
Guidance for Disaster Recovery
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2010
The purpose of this document is to create a cohesive documented body of knowledge for disaster recovery planners and policy makers, in the recognition that preventive measures are vital to reducing the more costly efforts of responding to disasters.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
The purpose of this document is to create a cohesive documented body of knowledge for disaster recovery planners and policy makers, in the recognition that preventive measures are vital to reducing the more costly efforts of responding to disasters.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
The purpose of this document is to create a cohesive documented body of knowledge for disaster recovery planners and policy makers, in the recognition that preventive measures are vital to reducing the more costly efforts of responding to disasters.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
This handbook was developed to assist policy makers and project managers engaged principally in large-scale post-disaster reconstruction programs make decisions about how to reconstruct housing and communities, a complex series of decisions that, taken together, will affect the communities involved for many years.
World Bank, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the
Items: 43
2014
This guide lays out processes and good practices for developing disaster recovery frameworks to assist governments in detailed recovery planning at the inter-sectoral and programmatic levels. It is intended to be a practice-based and results-focused tool that assists governments and partners in planning for efficient, effective and resilient post disaster recovery.
Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the
2012
This guidance note presents a series of steps to initiate and sustain Pre Disaster Recovery Planning (PDRP) in order to ensure that communities "build back better" following a natural disaster. It offers guidance on developing a planning framework and attempts to present the key steps and considerations at a broad level, to present relevant examples, and to provide recommendations grounded in the experiences of others.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
This guidance note shares 'live lessons' learned - told through first-person stories - that contribute to disaster preparedness, mitigation, and a recovery that builds back better. It asserts that telling live lessons have great value as a way to create monuments and memorials, and can be transformative and therapeutic activities for individuals and whole communities.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
This publication draws from documented experiences of past and present recovery efforts, collected through a desk review and consultations with relevant experts. It aims to provide emergency planners and other officials in the health sector with guidance as to how the health sector in a country devastated by a disaster can be reconstructed and rehabilitated, affording a valuable opportunity to develop and implement disaster risk reduction measures and to apply the "build back better" principle.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
This publication draws from documented experiences of past and present recovery efforts, collected through a desk review and consultations with relevant experts. These experiences and lessons learned are classified into four major issues: (i) who may need psychosocial programming; (i) assessment; (iii) symptoms; (iv) psychosocial programming; (v) key psychosocial issues in recovery; and (vi) role of the media.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
This publication is an initial step in documenting, collecting and sharing disaster recovery experiences and lessons, which also integrate disaster reduction initiatives aimed at reducing the womens' vulnerability. It draws from documented experiences, of past and present recovery efforts, collected through a desk review and consultations with relevant experts.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
The purpose of this document is to create a cohesive documented body of knowledge for disaster recovery planners and policy makers, in the recognition that preventive measures are vital to reducing the more costly efforts of responding to disasters.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
The purpose of this document is to create a cohesive documented body of knowledge for disaster recovery planners and policy makers, in the recognition that preventive measures are vital to reducing the more costly efforts of responding to disasters.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
The purpose of this document is to create a cohesive documented body of knowledge for disaster recovery planners and policy makers, in the recognition that preventive measures are vital to reducing the more costly efforts of responding to disasters.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
2010
The purpose of this document is to create a cohesive documented body of knowledge for disaster recovery planners and policy makers, in the recognition that preventive measures are vital to reducing the more costly efforts of responding to disasters.
United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform