|Local Wisdom: Indigenous Practices for Mitigating Disaster Loss [PDF]
Many people in Bangladesh are vulnerable to the effects of disasters and climate change. Almost every year they face natural hazards of different kind. In Khulna region, a wide range of hazards including cyclones, storm surges, floods, water logging and salinity threaten the lives and livelihoods of coastal communities. In order to strengthen the capacity of households and communities to manage the effects of disaster and climate change, PROSHAR contracted a study to collect local wisdom in the three project areas: Sarankhola, Batiaghata and Lohagara upazilas. Read the study here.
|Health and Development Programming Integration Toolkit [Link]
PCI, under the auspices of CORE’s HIV/AIDS Working Group, has developed a Health and Development Programming Integration Toolkit designed to pull together in one, user-friendly place, as many resources, tools, ideas and recommendations on integration as possible. Read it here.