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What is the Social Vulnerability Index (SVI)?
Social vulnerability refers to the resilience of communities when confronted by external stresses on human... Read More
Individual Resilience – Fact Sheet for Responders
Emergency responders know that disasters and emergencies can cause great destruction to infrastructure and damage... Read More
Resilient Children/Resilient Communities Initiative
Developed in partnership with GSK and Save the Children®, which aims to analyze, recommend, and... Read More
Mental Health Reactions After Disaster
In the immediate aftermath of a disaster, almost everyone will find themselves unable to stop... Read More
Preventing Violence After a Disaster
Natural disasters and emergencies often result in highly stressful situations that can increase the possibility... Read More
Common Stress Reactions Experienced by Children (1–18 Years) after a Disaster
A fact sheet that explains how and why children respond to stress following a traumatic... Read More