12/10/2020 - It is all about governance

In Torit, South Sudan, PfR's work with civil society and government on sustainable management of the Kinnaite Wetlands fosters peace. Communities have solutions, and must be heard. Watch here

In Isiolo county, Kenya, farmers are hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, as there is no market to sell their crops. PfR initiated a civil society network to ensure community voices are heard by governments to tailor solutions. Watch here

"NOW YOU HEAR US"

Around the world people adapt to #COVID19. We are not all in this together; we are in very different environments. Some people are forced to be more resilient than others. Communities have solutions, and must be heard. When voices have the power to be heard, change sparks! These films show how different people around the world are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and how they try to deal with this new reality. 

 

With the help of PfR, the Youth in Haiti engages with governments to protect their #environment. They have clear ideas on actions to be taken. When voices have the power to be heard, change sparks! Watch here

In the Indonesian locality of Oekiu in Nusa Tenggara Timur province, Jupiter, with the support of PfR, engages with governments to replicate his water reservoir. This guarantees strengthening of his community resilience in the face of droughts and the pandemic. Watch here

 

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  • 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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