Build Back Better

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Community based DRR
Items: 213
2019-20 Black Summer Bushfires Recovery
2021
This infographic shows the impacts of the 2019-20 Bushfires and the Australian Government's efforts to support the recovery.
Australia - government
ABORIGINAL COMMUNITY GOVERNANCE ON THE FRONTLINES AND FAULTLINES IN THE BLACK SUMMER BUSHFIRES
2022
This paper presents the experiences of Aboriginal peoples and the response of their communities and organisation to the 2019-2020 bushfires in Australia, captured through various media articles, reports, submissions and testimony.
Australian National University
Behavioural responses to multiple crises: Summary report
2021
This paper provides a summary of three separate papers looking at the impact and responses to the 2020 Black Summer Bushfire crisis, as well as the COVID-19 pandemic that followed.
Australian National University
Australian Wildlife and Nature Recovery Fund: Respond, Restore, and Build a Resilient Future
2020
This document provides the overview of the World Wildlife Fund Australian Wildlife and Nature Recovery Fund's response and recovery efforts for the 2019-2020 Bushfires in Australia.
World Wildlife Fund - US
2019-20 South Australian Bushfire Recovery Interim Report
2020
This Report tells the story of the Yorketown, Cudlee Creek, Kangaroo Island and other fires in 2019-2020 and the achievements of the early recovery phase across the four domains of recovery: social, economic, built environment and the natural environment.
Australia - government
Journey to recovery
2020
Journey to recovery describes the collaborative approach being taken across Australia to recover from the devastating 2019–20 Black Summer bushfires.
Australia - government
Traditional Societies' Response to Volcanic Hazards in the Philippines: Implications for community-based disaster recovery
2007
The present article addresses the Aetas' response to the 1991 Mt Pinatubo eruption and subsequent cultural changes, using the concept of resilience.
Mountain Research and Development
WRC5 Joint Communique
2022
The Joint Communique sets out the agreements reached at the conclusion of the 5th Edition of the World Reconstruction Conference on 23-25 May 2022 in Bali, Indonesia.
World Bank, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery - UNDP United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction International Recovery Platform
Post-Disaster Recovery in Puerto Rico and Local Participation
2020
This document shows the post disaster recovery progress, the challenges and opportunities for local participation, and the potential contribution of nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and local businesses to post disaster recovery in Puerto Rico.
City University of New York
Cover of the publication
2022
This study builds on natural hazards behavior, community development, participatory, and codesign research to understand current community engagement approaches in an Australian context.
Natural Hazards (Springer)