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Give2Asia & IIRR Host a Consultation on Disaster Risk Reduction in Bangladesh

Currently, Give2Asia’s Director of the NGO Disaster Preparedness Program, Matt Grager is in Bangladesh hosting a consultation with local NGOs committed to helping Bangladesh prepare for natural disasters. Prothom Alo published an English copy of the program and who attended. To learn more about the NGO Disaster Preparedness Program at Give2Asia, please visit: www.give2asia.org/disasterprep

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Disaster Vulnerability: Snapshot of India

Give2Asia and the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) have partnered to connect private sector philanthropy to effective community-based programs that mitigate disasters in Asia’s most vulnerable countries. This post comes as the fourth in a series of six outlining the vulnerability of countries selected for the program. Learn more about the NGO Disaster Preparedness […]

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Disater Vulnerability: Snapshot of Bangladesh

Give2Asia and the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) have partnered to connect private sector philanthropy to effective community-based programs that mitigate disasters in Asia’s most vulnerable countries. This post comes as the third in a series of six outlining the vulnerability of countries selected for the program. Learn more about the NGO Disaster Preparedness […]

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Yunnan Earthquake: What Response Looks Like So Far

*August 11: Updated numbers provided by reports from Give2Asia staff in China. Government unified arrangments were tasked with handling disaster rescue, and the provincial government regulated and distributed in-kind donations and volunteers.  Current relief efforts are now focused on resettlement arrangements, though there are unmet needs for living supplies due to transportation difficulties in remote or moutainous areas. Mid-term […]

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Disaster Vulnerability: Snapshot of Indonesia

Give2Asia and the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) have partnered to connect private sector philanthropy to effective community-based programs that mitigate disasters in Asia’s most vulnerable countries. This post comes as the second in a series of six outlining the vulnerability of countries selected for the program. Learn more about the NGO Disaster Preparedness […]

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Disaster Vulnerability: Snapshot of the Philippines

Give2Asia and the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) have partnered to connect private sector philanthropy to effective community-based programs that mitigate disasters in Asia’s most vulnerable countries. This post comes as the first in a series of six outlining the vulnerability of countries selected for the program. Learn more about the NGO Disaster Preparedness […]