Listening to IUCN Members on Disaster Risk Reduction
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Listening to IUCN Members on Disaster Risk Reduction Results & Implications Kaia Boe Ecosystem Management Programme Workshop 791 – Reducing Risks, Naturally! September 7 th , 2012 IUCN World Conservation Congress, Jeju. Why. Document evidence on work on ecosystems & DRR

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Listening to IUCN Members on Disaster Risk ReductionResults & ImplicationsKaia BoeEcosystem Management ProgrammeWorkshop 791 – Reducing Risks, Naturally! September 7th, 2012 IUCN World Conservation Congress, Jeju


Why

Why

  • Document evidence on work on ecosystems & DRR

  • Part of wider joint initiative from TNC, GNDRR, UNU & IUCN - review on how:

    • Environmental organizations & agencies engage with DRR

    • DRR organizations engage with environmental work

    • Such work is communicated


Results 1

Results (1)

93 Member responses, 30% noted DRR as a core part of their mission

Environments where joint work was focused.

  • Most work in terrestrial areas on

  • Erosion(70%)

  • Droughts(60%)

  • Floods (57%)


Results 2

Results (2)

72% work field based &

Types of projects with environmental & disaster risk reduction objectives

  • Produced papers & guidance documents;

  • 50% work in partnership


Results 3

Results (3)

  • Few projects designed to meet both DRR & Env. objectives but there are joint results!

  • More guidance needed on project design to integrate ecosystem based DRR, & have clear learning opportunities


Survey conclusions

Survey conclusions

  • Interest within Membership

  • Making progress, but more needed

  • Decision makers & donors supportive

  • We need to:

  • Make case for joint objectives;

  • Raise awareness & build capacity;

  • Improve the focus on coastal and marine;

  • Monitor & report on results – enhance the learning;

  • Explore opportunities for collaboration & build on evidence


What this means for iucn

What this means for IUCN

  • Clarify links with IUCN 2013-2016 Programme as a nature based solution;

  • Harness our capacities, use partnerships & communicate;

  • Explore varied funding opportunities & engage with donors;

  • Influence conservation & development planning


Thank you

Thank you


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