To enhance the understanding of the specific disaster risks in Southern Africa, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) conducted a desk review to explore key concepts of hazard, exposure, vulnerability and resilience, taking into account human mobility aspects.
The European Commission launched a 2018 DEAR Call for Proposals from Civil Society Organisations and Local Authorities on the 12th July. Note that proposals must be received before the call closes on the 25th September 2018 at 16:00 Brussels time.
Today, Europe and the Maghreb are facing intertwined threats. Climate change leads to ecosystem degradation and, combined with uneven growth, leads to migration. Meanwhile, social disparities and inequitable conditions can provoke social unrest.