World Humanitarian Day is held every year on 19 August.
UNICEF, OCHA, IFRC, and other partners, under the auspices of CDAC Network, have established the Communication and Community Engagement Initiative. It aims to organise a collective service to address the need for a more systematic and coordinated approach to communications and community engagement ...
News from the Global Forum, the participation revolution workstream + why we're continuing to struggle to enable the meaningful participation of those directly affected by disaster and some solutions.
A new practice guide from the Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities Network examines rumours and how to work with them.
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When disasters hit people need good information as well as food, water and shelter. What should they do to be safe, are loved ones alive and where can they receive help? As relief arrives, communication, listening and engagement with those most affected is essential to help create a better and more accountable response. See why here. (Image: Action Aid)
CDAC Network's Angela Rouse writes about the insights on rumours she gained working the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the motivation...
How Community Engagement in the midst of a disaster is being prepared for in the Philippines
Lifeline Communication approaches teach how media can become life savers and ‘do no harm’ in the most extreme of disasters.
Socially excluded and stateless, but their video makes a powerful case for listening to their solutions
The CDAC Network is a growing platform of more than 30 humanitarian, media development, social innovation, technology, and telecommunication organisations, dedicated to saving lives and making aid more effective through communication, information exchange and community engagement.