Search by:
Program Area: All
AllICT4DAgricultureEmergency Response and RecoveryHealthEducationMicrofinanceSupply Chain ManagementWater SecurityJustice and PeacebuildingPartnership and Capacity StrengtheningMonitoring Evaluation Accountability and LearningYouth
Type: All
AllTools for Field Staff - Best Practices - Fact Sheet - Guidelines - Learning Briefs - Manuals - Tool Kits - Federal Regulation - Code of ConductResearch - Case Studies - Papers/Reports - Journal article - Impact Evaluations - Evaluations/Assessments
Region: All
AllAfricaGreeceAsiaCentral America, South America & the CaribbeanEuropeMiddle East & North AfricaUnited States

Manuals | May 14, 2013

Building Resilience

A Guide to Facilitating Community-Managed Disaster Risk Reduction in the Horn of Africa

This manual describes how to help communities implement disaster risk reduction activities. It was written for development workers and community-based organizations in the Horn of Africa, but practitioners can use it to implement activities around the world.


  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Glossary
  • Introduction
  • Module 1: Basics of Community Managed Disaster Risk Reduction (CM-DRR)
  • Module 2: Facilitating CM-DRR at the Community Level
  • Module 3: Participatory Disaster Risk Assessment and Analysis (PDRA&A)
  • Module 4: Disaster Risk Reduction Measures
  • Module 5: Strengthening Community Organization
  • Module 6: Participatory Monitoring, Evaluation and LEarning (PME&L)
  • Conclusion
  • References