Archives for Tools and Guidance

Mainstreaming environment and climate change into humanitarian action

Mainstreaming environment and climate change into humanitarian action

This Topic Guide discusses why humanitarians should care about environment and climate change.

Produced by Evidence on Demand with the assistance of the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the Topic Guide …


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Addendum to the OECD Guiding Principles on Chemical Accident Prevention, Preparedness and Response to address Natural Hazards Triggering Technological Accidents (Natech) Risk Management

Addendum to the OECD Guiding Principles on Chemical Accident Prevention, Preparedness and Response to address Natural Hazards Triggering Technological Accidents (Natech) Risk Management

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An addendum to the OECD Guiding Principles on Chemical Accident Prevention, Preparedness and Response to …


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Planned Relocation, Disasters and Climate Change: Consolidating Good Practices and Preparing for the Future

Planned Relocation, Disasters and Climate Change: Consolidating Good Practices and Preparing for the Future

Generating a common understanding of the meaning and content of ‘planned relocation’, along with other is essential to ensure policy approaches are developed consistently and appropriately, …


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“Unplanned Explosions at Munitions Sites (UEMS): Excess Stockpiles as Liabilities rather than Assets.” By Eric G. Berman and Pilar Reina, June 2014

“Unplanned Explosions at Munitions Sites (UEMS): Excess Stockpiles as Liabilities rather than Assets.” By Eric G. Berman and Pilar Reina, June 2014

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In the most recent Small Aums Survey podcast, Managing Director Eric Berman provides insights into the …


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Guidelines for Environmental Emergencies

Guidelines for Environmental Emergencies

These guidelines have been prepared to advise providing/donor and recipient/affected countries on how to mobilize, receive and/or provide international assistance in the event of an environmental emergency.

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Sample of National Environmental Contingency Plan

Sample of National Environmental Contingency Plan

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This is a supplemental publication to the Guidelines for the Development of a National Environmental Contingency Plan that summarizes all examples of environmental contingency plans provided in the Guidelines.


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