In Focus

Small farmers can overcome climate change and feed the world - ...

Alex Whiting

Many small farmers are using agroecology techniques that include using natural methods to improve the soil and protect against pests

BRACED Updates

Debugging agriculture

Bill Gelfeld & Ali Issaka Mamane, CRS

Niger residents find an organic alternative to chemical pesticides

Planting the seeds of resilience

Bill Gelfeld, CRS

How can certified seeds help tackle climate change?


Dakar's threatened 'green lung' gets reforestation boost

Emmanuelle Landais

Planting trees seen as key to protecting capital's shrinking and degraded Mbao forest

Can global climate cash keep Senegal's salt collectors afloat?

Megan Rowling

In West Africa, communities are grappling with the challenges of tapping into international climate finance

To curb deaths from disasters, end poverty - U.N. chief

Megan Rowling

"High-income countries suffer huge economic losses in disasters, but people in low-income countries pay with their lives," says Ban Ki-moon

Kigali's poor bring rural self-help spirit to Rwanda's urban problems

Kagondu Njagi

How do you deal with garbage and other problems? In Rwanda, organise the community to solve them

Swap maize for millet? Zimbabwe's farmers just say no

Marko Phiri

The problem? If children don't like to eat it, parents won't grow it

Ethiopia soil map arms farmers with new fertilisers in climate fight

Pius Sawa

Nationwide survey of soil conditions is leading to more effective use of fertilisers and could boost food security

Reality of Resilience

Senegal floods 2016

  • Last Updated: 15/08/2016
  • Senegal

Nepal floods 2016

  • Last Updated: 10/08/2016
  • Nepal

Kenya Floods 2016

  • Last Updated: 06/05/2016
  • Kenya


Case Study The inclusion of climate change dimensions in Communal Development

PRESENCES : Projet de Renforcement de la Résilience contre les Chocs Environnementaux et Sociaux au Niger

The case study of Hamdallaye

Guide Climate resilient planning toolkit

Mariana Matoso and Guy Jobbins

A toolkit to improve resilience of Basic Service Delivery Systems

Guide Knowledge platform for climate change research on Bangladesh


Gobeshona is a knowledge platform for climate change research on Bangladesh. It aims to bring together the national and international research community to encourage sharing, enhance quality and, in ...

Report The changing role of NGOs in supporting climate services

Lindsey Jones, Blane Harvey and Rachel Godfrey-Wood

This report examines the evolving role of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the production, communication and uptake of climate information.

Report Burkina Faso's climate extremes

Nicola Kelly, Christian Aid

In the desert expanses of northern Burkina Faso, thigh-height flooding and dried-up wells are having a severe impact on the livelihoods of desert communities.

Report Laying the foundations for measuring resilience

Dave Wilson and Gil Yaron

This report provides insights and lessons learnt from designing and implementing a quantitative impact evaluation for BRACED.




UN climate negotiations, Marrakesh

Marrakesh, Morocco

The 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP22) to the UNFCCC



Development & Climate Days

Marrakech, Morocco

This year’s Development and Climate Days (‘D&C Days’) will focus on fulfilling the ambitions of the Paris climate agreement to ensure resilient and equitable development.


BRACED is helping people become more resilient to climate extremes in South and Southeast Asia and in the African Sahel and its neighbouring countries. To improve the integration of disaster risk reduction and climate adaptation methods into development approaches, BRACED seeks to influence policies and practices at the local, national and international level


Internal Learning Lounge

The internal Learning Lounge offers BRACED partners the opportunity to have discussions on specific topics, connect to peers, share learning, ask for advice and network. Please note that you can only register and access the Learning Lounge if you are a BRACED partner.

Latest Photos


What works to build urban resilience – and what doesn’t?

It’s more complicated than you might think – but consulting people on what they want is a good start

Challenging assumptions about social protection

How can social protection programmes help build resilience to climate shocks and disasters?

Why disasters last longer than you think

Disasters are repeatedly knocking people back into poverty – this need not be the case

Women in disasters

Policies to reduce disaster risk should integrate women from the start, not as an add-on


Thirty million

This documentary examines the adverse impact of climate change on Bangladesh's landscape, food security and people