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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PfR's stresses on building back better; read more in the Spring 2021 newsletter

The world has changed during the past year, and it will take time to recover from the present pandemic. But there are also chances: let's build back better after COVID-19, with a focus on the environment and climate change.

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Women group Mali Strengthening community resilience in conflict
Haiti Red Cross youth volunteer Youth as important agents of change
Where we work