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Global Disaster Management: Organizations

This research guide is a starting point for research into the management of global disasters. It supports Pitt classes and workshops like - Building Community Resilience to Global Hazards, as well as the Hazard SEES Team members and their research.

United Nations



International Federation of Redcross Societies (IFRC), founded in 1919 as the League of Red Cross Societies, acts on the basis of the Principles of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement to support all forms of humanitarian activities by the National Societies, as the official representative of its membersocieties in the field.

Water Supply and Sanitation


FEMA Links

Animal Rescue