Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
“Forecast-based Financing in the Philippines – Closing the Gap between Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Relief” Project
The Philippine Red Cross implements the “Forecast-based Financing in the Philippines – Closing the Gap between Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Relief” with the technical support of German Red Cross (GRC) and Finnish Red Cross (FinnRC). It is a 36-month project which aims to contribute to the reduction of humanitarian consequences of extreme natural events on the population in high risk areas. This project will support the Philippine Red Cross’ strategic plan (2017-2020), in particular to its first goal which intends to establish “safe and resilient communities”.
Purpose and scope of the consultancy
To supply information to Philippine Red Cross and its partners on the Monitoring, Early Warning and Early Response capacities at local and national level. It shall outline what are the existing (and possibly planned) roles and responsibilities in risk analysis, forecasting, warning, responding to predictable hazards, as well as the main past experiences in the Philippines in forecast-based early interventions (including readiness actions).
Source : https://www.redcross.org.ph/