Partners for Resilience trusts in the central role of community resilience as the way to deal effectively with disasters, and uses an integrated risk management approach to protect the most vulnerable people. Watch this short film to learn more about our work (click here for French and Spanish versions).

Partners for Resilience (PfR) is a global network of about 50 civil society organisations and their networks, working in hazard prone areas to strengthen people's resilience in the face of rising disaster risks. PfR is active at grassroots, national, regional and global level.




  • Dialogue and Dissent Strengthening the capacity of civil society to engage in dialogues with stakeholders for improved disaster risk reduction policies, practices, and investments.
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  • Up-scaling Eco-DRR Increasing communities resilience and reducing disaster risks through ecosystem-based solutions.
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Latest news

  • Farmers Uganda, eco-restauration
Restoring Uganda’s Aswa Basin

This story shows a great example from Uganda about the restoration of degraded eco-systems, realized by local farmers. They were trained  by Wetlands International under the Partners for Resilience Eco-DRR programme, supported by UN Environment Programme and European Union.

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Farmer in Uganda Parliament of Uganda passes the Climate Change Bill 2020: it is now an Act
Uganda community meeting Climate resilience in humanitarian aid and development
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