Themes in Recovery

  • Capacity Development
    capability utilization, capacity assessment; capacity development; individual, community and institutional learning, training and development; institutional strengthening and development; functional capacities; technical capacities
  • Climate Change
    adaptation planning, adaptation measures, loss and damage, adaptation benefits, adaptation costs, adaptive capacity, climate change adaptation, climate resilience, climate-proofing, climate risk management
  • Community based DRR
    CBDRR, community-based disaster risk management (CBDRM), community vulnerability assessment, community disaster response preparedness, community risk mitigation, local capacity assessment, local risk mapping, participatory community risk assessment, indigenous knowledge, participatory, inclusive
  • Critical infrastructure
    communications systems and/or networks, health facilities, 'lifelines', power and energy, emergency evacuation shelters, financial infrastructure, schools, elements of transportation systems, waste disposal, water supplies
  • Cultural Heritage
    heritage conservation, traditional methods, traditional knowledge, traditional know-how, traditional housing, community resilience mechanisms, cultural properties, intangible heritage, immovable cultural property, historic buildings, historic urban areas, cultural landscapes, monuments, archaeological sites, vernacular architecture, risk assessment to heritage, collective memory and identity
  • Economics of DRR
    disaster risk reduction funding, pre-disaster recovery planning, recovery financing, socio-economic impacts of disasters, post-disaster damage and needs assessment, financial effects of disasters, risk transfer mechanism, insurance, post-disaster short-term liquidity, cost-benefit analysis
  • Education & School Safety
    education continuity, safe schools, school disaster management
  • Environment & Ecosystems
    Ecosystems and environmental management, environmental impact assessment, Integrated Natural Resource Management (INRM), land-use
  • Fragility and Conflict
    humanitarian crisis, conflict, post-conflict, peacebuilding, violence, fragile and conflict affected states
  • Gender
    gender mainstreaming, gendered vulnerability, gender-sensitive disaster risk management, gender-sensitive recovery
  • GIS & Mapping
    GIS & Mapping
  • Governance
    accountability, empowerment, coordination, disaster risk reduction policy and legislation
  • Health & Health facilities
    climate change effects on health, environmental impact on health, health and disaster risk, health facilities and services, health facility preparedness, health: gender, mental health, public health, health: water and sanitation, psychosocial support, safe hospitals, trauma prevention
  • Inclusion
    equitable recovery, disability-inclusive recovery, accessibility, women, children, special needs, persons with disabilities, older people, indigenous peoples, gender and social inclusion, religious groups, all of society, multi-stakeholder
  • Information Management
    Information Management
  • Livelihood
    livelihood assessment, livelihood recovery, market development, income generation, economic sustainability, environmental sustainability, sustainable livelihoods, livelihood assets
  • Private Sector
    business partnerships for disaster risk reduction, civil action and public-private partnership, corporate social responsibility, government and private sector partnership, private sector
  • Recovery Planning
    build back better, early recovery and shelter with a long-term view, humanitarian planning for long-term risk reduction, long-term recovery and reconstruction, psycho-social issues for long term recovery rehabilitation, post-disaster needs assessment
  • Science and Technology
    innovation, technology, science-based methodologies and tools, scientific and technological community, academia, technology transfer, science and technology capability
  • Shelter / Housing
    shelter/housing recovery; shelter vulnerability; site selection; building design; construction materials; maintaining lives, livelihoods, and community character;
  • Small Islands Developing States
    SIDS, Small Islands, coastal resilience
  • Social Impacts and Social Resilience
    cultural impacts, psychological impacts and resilience, psychological support, psychosocial health, social cohesion, social vulnerability
  • Social Protection
    safety nets, social assistance programmes, economic and social vulnerability, social insurance, human capital, employment guarantee, asset building.
  • Space & Aerial Technology
    Space & Aerial Technology
  • Structural Safety
    building codes, building standards, building materials, construction, retrofitting
  • Urban Risk & Planning
    urban resilience, resilient cities, urban planning, urban management, land use, city recovery action

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