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EEC 2018 Quarterly Newsletter #1

Our first newsletter of 2018 is out!

The Environmental Emergencies Centre Newsletter provides users with valuable updates about the EEC, delivered straight to their inbox! The newsletter includes stories about recent missions, announcements, new features …

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PREP Training Course

Training Opportunity

The forthcoming Preparedness and Response Effectiveness Programme (PREP) Training Course is set to be held in Sigriswil, Switzerland from 3 to 8 June 2018. PREP is a foundational learning programme on humanitarian response. The course brings together humanitarian …

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Are YOU a Champion?

Calling All Young Champions of the Earth!

Our environment is under stress and the evidence is everywhere. But what are you doing about it? Now more than ever, those of us who care for the natural world must stand up …

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Environment and Gender

Trickling Effects of Environmental Crises on Women

The Inter Press Service (IPS) recently highlighted the implications of environmental crises on women across the world as part of a series of stories for this year’s International Women’s Day on 8 March …

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Cash Transfer Programming

The Promise of Cash Transfers through an Environmental Lens

Few humanitarian donors or practitioners today would contest the relevance of the environment in humanitarian response, or its inherent linkages to disaster, climate and conflict risk and vulnerability.

But does this …

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SAFE access to energy for refugees

How SAFE access to energy can make a difference in refugees’ lives

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations is working with partners on the Safe Access to Fuel and Energy initiative (SAFE) to address people’s energy needs

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