Protecting Persons Affected By Natural Disasters

Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC)

Floods, earthquakes and storms have routinely displaced tens of thousands around the world. Over the past few years, the international community's response to these catastrophes has become ever swifter and more sophisticated. Until very recently, however, and in the rush to deliver life-saving aid, little attention was paid to the rights of these displaced people.

Key wordsdisaster / gender based violence / violence


CategoryManuals and guidelines