Disaster Waste Management Guidelines
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These guidelines represent the knowledge and lessons learned on disaster waste management and provide national authorities and international relief experts with sound and practical knowledge on how to manage disaster waste.
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Côte d’Ivoire Post-Conflict Environmental Assessment
The publication is a product of years of work and successful collaboration between UNEP and the Government of Côte d’Ivoire.
UNEP’s analysis spanned a wide range of environmental issues known to have been affected by
Environment Marker is a tool which gives possibility to ensure that any negative impact on the local environment of a humanitarian project is reduced as much as possible.
Through simple coding using the letters A, B and C, …Read More
2015 Environmental Emergencies Forum Summary Document
The Environmental Emergencies Forum (EEF) is a biennial global forum focused on environmental emergencies. This event brings together stakeholders from around the world to improve preparedness, response and overall resilience to environmental emergencies.
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The Environment and Humanitarian Action Study examines the current state of the integration of environmental concerns into humanitarian operations, and recommends collective action to improve the effectiveness, accountability and sustainability of humanitarian action.
Ensuring that environmental considerations are taken into …Read More
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 …Read More
Our Planet May 2015 – Healthy Planet, Healthy People
“Perhaps nowhere is the importance of a well-managed environment as clear as in human health”, write Achim Steiner, Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Margaret Chan, Director-General …Read More
Haiti Environment and Humanitarian Action (EHA) Country-Level Study
The Environment and Humanitarian Action (EHA) – Haiti country study is one in a series of country-level studies that assess the extent to which environmental concerns have been mainstreamed in …Read More
The Use of The Flash Environmental Assessment Tool In Developing Countries For Environmental Emergency Prevention, Preparedness And Response
The evaluations from use of FEAT tool in disaster response, simulations, training and for hazard mapping provide evidence that the tool is …Read More
Emergency Response Services
Joint UNEP/OCHA Environment Unit Brochure response services (available upon request)