To gain more power and debunk myths that shore up practices like FGM, women are learning farming and business skills.
Savings groups are an easy way to improve poor communities' access to financial services.
Phone surveys and efforts to ask people what they think makes them resilient may change some old ideas
"We're on a mission … to make this town very sustainable. Because if we can do it here, then what's everybody else's excuse?"
Better information can help countries anticipate and prepare for problems, rather than simply respond with aid
It's clear they're being disproportionately affected "but what is missing is the hard evidence of how," says one disaster risk specialist
Much of Bangladesh is comprised of a low-lying river delta, making the country particularly vulnerable to storms
"It is impossible to prevent disasters and to manage risk if a country is not measuring its disaster losses."
Protecting the shrinking lake - and preventing a worsening humanitarian crisis - will require helping people find work, UN official says
This study sheds light on the role of climate information and climate information services in bolstering resilience in Burkina Faso
This study sheds light on the role of climate information and climate information services in bolstering resilience in Ethiopia
The Resilience Dashboard allows anyone to explore insights from BRACED's Rapid Response Research project in Myanmar
Early insights from a mobile phone panel survey in Myanmar using subjective tools
Links, impacts and perspectives from the Chadian context
This brief explores one aspect of how social protection can support better climate risk management and increase climate resilience by anticipating and dealing with shocks before they happen