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Cover and title of publication
2022
This contributing paper aims to investigate the extent to which community-based disaster risk reduction (CBDRR) in practice really takes into account local knowledge (LK).
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Malawi anticipatory action: Process learning on trigger development
2022
This report offers lessons on the process of developing the trigger for the Malawi Anticipatory Action Framework and captures lessons on how AA pilots are being designed and implemented in real time.
Centre for Disaster Protection
Cover of the GCRF-AFRICAP final report
2022
Working in Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zambia, the project built actionable evidence around climate-resilient pathways and transformations, and capacities for the translation of this evidence into both policy and practice.
University of Leeds
Farmer preparing his field for seedlings in South Africa
Crop failures, economic shocks and loss of livelihoods will intensify in sub-Saharan Africa due to climate change. However, with climate-smart policies, crop production can increase by over 500%, with positive results for food security and livelihoods.
University of Leeds
This image shows a mother with her child sitting in front of their house in Malawi.
Weeks after the floods, what used to be Chilachila’s village is all covered in sand, with crops either completely washed away or buried in the sand, no farm is spared in the whole area.
Disaster Risk Reduction Network of African Journalists
Cover of the publication: woman standing a field, holding a watering can
2022
This publication showcases four women in Malawi, Guatemala, Madagascar and Nicaragua who thanks to risk finance were able to overcome climate shock, build resilience, and help their families and communities.
World Food Programme
Malawi cover photo
2022
In response to the need to support efficient implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the Sendai Framework in sub-Saharan Africa, UNDRR is supporting closer engagement of DRR and CCA practices, communities, and institutions.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa
2016 Malawi Drought PDNA
2016
This PDNA provides an analysis of the physical, socio-economic, and human impacts of the 2015-2016 drought in Malawi. The PDNA also analyzes the challenges faced and lessons learnt from the ongoing drought response and provides a section of recommendations for improved future drought resilience.
Malawi - government Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters
2012 Malawi Floods PDNA
2012
This assessment provides the recovery, reconstruction, and Disaster Risk Reduction needs in the various sectors affected by the floods in Nsanje District. A section in the assessment provides recommended actions to improve the PDNA process in Malawi, and the guiding principles for the recovery framework.
Malawi - government Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters
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2021
This snapshot looks at how the ongoing work in Malawi connects with the Risk-informed Early Action Partnership, a global initiative bringing together stakeholders from climate, humanitarian and development communities to make 1 billion people safer.
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies