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Record climate disasters in Asia-Pacific push millions to 'breaking point'

On Dec 16, 2020
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The Asia-Pacific region has been hit by a record number of climate-linked #disasters in 2020. The situation is worsened by the #COVID19 pandemic and has led to increased poverty and vulnerability. https://t.co/hWwM9oUcD3 by @behlihyi @TRF_Climate
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On top of the COVID-19 crisis, hard-hit communities will struggle more than ever to bounce back from an onslaught of floods and storms, the Red Cross says

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On Dec 16, 2020
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The Asia-Pacific region has been hit by a record number of climate-linked #disasters in 2020. The situation is worsened by the #COVID19 pandemic and has led to increased poverty and vulnerability. https://t.co/hWwM9oUcD3 by @behlihyi @TRF_Climate
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Record climate disasters in Asia-Pacific push millions to 'breaking point'

Record climate disasters in Asia-Pacific push millions to 'breaking point'

On top of the COVID-19 crisis, hard-hit communities will struggle more than ever to bounce back from an onslaught of floods and storms, the Red Cross says

Negotiations at Red Cross conference shrouded in global politics

Negotiations at Red Cross conference shrouded in global politics

Governments reached consensus in the end, but at what cost? Behind the scenes of the deliberations of the world’s largest humanitarian movement.

Could we deliver aid before a disaster strikes?

Could we deliver aid before a disaster strikes?

When floods strike in Bangladesh, the international aid community jumps into action with a costly emergency response — but what if that could be avoided by providing help in the days ...

Bangladesh: UN helps monsoon-affected river communities before peak flooding hits

Bangladesh: UN helps monsoon-affected river communities before peak flooding hits

Women receive dignity kits from UNFPA, distributed by CARE Bangladesh and local partners, in Kurigram District, Bangladesh, 13 July 2020. Credit: UNFPA In an innovative approach to dealing ...

IPCC report: Climate change already making humanitarian work harder, less predictable, more complex, says IFRC

IPCC report: Climate change already making humanitarian work harder, less predictable, more complex, says IFRC

Geneva, 8 October 2018 –Climate change is already making emergency response efforts around the world more difficult, more unpredictable and more complex, according to the world’s largest ...

Webinar: Build Back Better: Resilience of Vulnerable Populations and COVID-19

Webinar: Build Back Better: Resilience of Vulnerable Populations and COVID-19

For poor countries and vulnerable populations, COVID-19 is making an already precarious situation worse, as the health, livelihood, and economic impacts converge with existing risks and ...

Resilience in light of COVID-19: delivering greater action on adaptation and resilience to climate change on the road to COP26

Resilience in light of COVID-19: delivering greater action on adaptation and resilience to climate change on the road to COP26

Resilience in light of COVID-19: delivering greater action on adaptation and resilience to climate change on the road to COP26

Coronavirus - Red Cross response latest

Coronavirus - Red Cross response latest

The latest updates from the British Red Cross on coronavirus, and the wider Red Cross and Red Crescent movement

A Corner of the World's Largest Refugee Camp Pops Up in London Shopping Mall

A Corner of the World's Largest Refugee Camp Pops Up in London Shopping Mall

It allows shoppers to see what life is like for people who have fled Myanmar.

The Grand Bargain in Practice: IFRC improving responses through community feedback data

The Grand Bargain in Practice: IFRC improving responses through community feedback data

As part of its Grand Bargain commitment and approach to ensure people and communities affected by crises influence humanitarian responses, IFRC has been championing its real-time community ...