Disaster Risk Management for Insecure Contexts

The purpose of this briefing paper is to examine how international agencies operating at the community level can negotiate the complex architecture of risk surrounding complex emergencies

The purpose of this briefing paper is to examine how international agencies operating at the community level, can negotiate the complex architecture of risk surrounding complex emergencies, by tying disaster risk management to other insecurity programming. It supports theoretical discussions with operational realities, but focuses on programming at the community level and in particular, the periods just before, during and just after complex humanitarian emergencies.

About this document

Section: Technical
Thematic Area: Disaster Risk Reduction
Location: Global
Type: Briefing
Language: English

Key Information

Year Published: 2011
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