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A new era in disaster management

How Forecast-based Financing works and why anticipatory humanitarian assistance is the future.

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Forecast-based Financing

Anticipation instead of reaction: The Red Cross Red Crescent Movement is shaping the future of humanitarian assistance with FbF. Fewer resources for more impact in the event of disasters – thanks to the innovative techniques for utilising climate and weather data and a worldwide network.

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Forecast-based Action by the DREF

An innovative approach like FbF requires a dedicated financing mechanism. 

Pilot Projects

Several FbF projects have been implemented successfully already or are in progress.
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Dialogue Platform

The Dialogue Platform on FbF gathers humanitarian actors, scientists, donors and policy experts with an overall goal to develop an anticipatory humanitarian system.
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News & Events

2 new FbF-Case-Studies released

July 25th, 2018|

During the Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR), which was held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia from 03 – 06 July 2018, the Red Cross Red Crescent presented various case [...]

Call for abstracts: FbF @ EGU

Impact based forecasts for early action, response & control at EGU 2019. The abstract submission deadline is 10 January 2019, 13:00 CET

Asia Dialogue Platform 2018 Report released! Find the pdf in the Dialogue Platform section of this website.

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Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

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