Practice and learning - reconstruction
Building back better
In the aftermath of disasters, Practical Action aims to encourage the emergence of more resilient, capable communities and households. We have built up a body of experience and practical tools for post-disaster programming, that are relevant to different themes.
At the beginning of the reconstruction phase, one of the first tasks is to assess needs and resources and plan with local people about the long-term rebuilding process. Emergencies: After a disaster, needs and priorities change rapidly, and early assessments are made during the emergency a...Read more