3.5.4.SRSA TrainingSRSA Training

Recovery and the environment: issues and approaches

Project dates: October 2008

The Swedish Rescue Services Agency (SRSA) promotes practice that improves emergency prevention and emergency response, and in the event of an emergency limits injury and damage. The SRSA achieve this by imparting information, providing training courses, holding exercises and through supervisory work.

8.4.3.KigaliWorkshopUNHCR Workshop

Environmental Management in Refugee Situations Learning Workshop

Raising awareness among UNHCR and related agencies on environmental issues is key to ensuring that environmental protection is mainstreamed into UNHCR operations. To this end, the Operational Solutions and Transition Section (OSTS) of UNHCR convened the Environmental Management in Refugee Situations Learning Workshop in Kigali, Rwanda in September 2009.

8.4.2.BuildingWasteDisasterMSB Training

Management of Building Waste in Emergencies and Early Recovery

Project dates: December 2009

MSB - Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency is a Swedish government authority responsible for enhancing and supporting capacities for preparedness for and prevention of emergencies and crises.

Environmental Awareness for SAG

Strenghening Environmental Awareness and Management Capacity of the Sustainable Action Group in Sudan

Project dates: 15 March 2010 - Ongoing

ProAct Network is working with the Sustainable Action Group (SAG) to assess the environmental impact of their presence in North Darfur, and the current management capacity to address and mitigate against these impacts. Funded by Christian Aid, the project aims to raise awareness and build SAG's environmental capacity.