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

  • Farmer in Uganda
Parliament of Uganda passes the Climate Change Bill 2020: it is now an Act

27th April will go down in history as one of the memorable days in the climate change discourse in Uganda. It is the day the parliament of Uganda passed the Climate Change Bill 2020, into an Act of Parliament.

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Uganda community meeting Climate resilience in humanitarian aid and development
Women farmer in South Sudan PfR's stresses on building back better; read more in the Spring 2021 newsletter
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