PIROI Regional Strategic Coordination Workshop

PIROI Regional Strategic Coordination Workshop

As part of its regional disaster risk management programme (DRM), PIROI organises an annual coordination workshop at the end of each cyclone season, inviting all PIROI-member National Societies (NSs) to share the preparedness and response activities they carried out...
New project to strengthen local disaster preparedness and response capacities

New project to strengthen local disaster preparedness and response capacities

PIROI-member National Societies have received assistance with their disaster preparedness and response work for a number of years already. Until now most of this support has been provided at central level, with capacity-building focusing on Red Cross/Red Crescent head...
An emergency plan to assist those affected by Cyclone BELNA in Madagascar

An emergency plan to assist those affected by Cyclone BELNA in Madagascar

After passing close to Mayotte, tropical cyclone Belna struck the west coast of Madagascar on 9 December 2019. Malagasy Red Cross (MRC) and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement quickly took action to meet the needs of communities affected by the...