Disaster Response Guide for Philanthropic Funders

Created: June 14, 2024 at 1:15 PM | Updated: June 14, 2024 | By NZ Navigator Trust

Philanthropy New Zealand | Tōpūtanga Tuku Aroha o Aotearoa (PNZ) has launched a new research project to help philanthropic funders and community grantmakers better support communities in disaster risk reduction, preparation, response, and recovery.

Updated Disaster Guide: Key Insights

The updated guide highlights funders' essential role in preventing disasters and reducing community vulnerability. It offers practical ways to respond quickly and effectively when disasters strike, drawing on first-hand experiences and insights from community leaders.

Long-Term Impact and Proactive Planning

Disasters have lasting effects, often felt for months or years. This guide provides funders with strategies to meet communities' evolving needs over time. With environmental hazards increasing, funders must prepare their plans, policies, and teams for efficient disaster response.

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