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

  • Urban Action Kit
Urban Action Kit

This new Urban Action Kit is a quick-start, low-cost, do-it-yourself guide to urban resilience activities that will increase a community-based organization’s visibility and engagement on urban issues. Activities in the Kit require little to no funding; are short-term engagements; and use existing networks and skills.

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