How can the private sector better work with the humanitarian sector in pre- post-disaster reconstruction and development to reinforce local ownership and support localisation ? The need for humanitarian organisations to engage more with the private sector and vice versa – including environment professionals, financial services, manufacturers & suppliers – in post-disaster reconstruction and development … Continue reading “Working Together for Disaster Relief Conference”
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the inextricable link between health and housing. What can humanitarians learn from this year, and what role does housing play in tackling health challenges globally? Read more here: http://alternatives-humanitaires.org/en/2020/11/21/learning-from-covid-19-the-inextricable-link-between-health-and-housing/
Wouldn’t it be great to have an easy tool that would help quickly evaluate the #envronmental impact of emergency shelter response options?
The GSC Environment Community of Practice, @TheBRETrust and WWF/US are exploring this potential: https://mailchi.mp/sheltercluster/developing-a-life-cycle-assessment-lca-calculator-for-the-humanitarian-shelter-sector?e=f6cd8f7ed3