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

Celebrating International DRR Day, 13 October 2021

This years International DRR Day focuses on the importance of international cooperation and funding for disaster risk reduction to build resilience and reduce losses. With ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction proving itself to be an effective way to protect both rural and urban communities, investing in Eco-DRR is a no-regret choice.

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Farmers Uganda, eco-restauration Restoring Uganda’s Aswa Basin
Farmer in Uganda Parliament of Uganda passes the Climate Change Bill 2020: it is now an Act
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