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Why We Need To Integrate Animals in Disaster Manag...
Although animals play a crucial role in contributing to the national economy and socio-economic development in many developing countries, they are given the last priorityLearn more
Animals in Disasters: Sendai Framework for Disaste...
The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction presented a big step forward from its predecessor the Hyogo Framework for ActionLearn more
Animals in Disaster Risk Reduction
For more than 50 years, World Animal Protection has done everything possible to save animals that are at risk when a disaster occurs, protecting the lives of animals and people who depend on them.Learn more
How can animal owners get ready to protect animal...
With climate change, disasters are less predictable and extreme weather is becoming more intense. Animal owners need to implement adequate measures to ensure their animals are safe, productive and healthy when disasters occur.Learn more
Costa Rica: un modelo a replicar en la atención d...
En 2015, el Marco de Sendai sentó las bases para exhortar a que gobiernos de todo el mundo incluyan en sus planes de emergencia los medios de vida de las personas, incluyendo el salvaguardar a los animales.Learn more
Animals still in urgent need after Indonesia earth...
Our disaster response team is on Sulawesi island working hard to help farm animals and pets survive. The magnitude 7.5 earthquake triggered a tsunami which wrecked everything in its pathLearn more
Thousands of animals suffering after intense Costa...
We rush to rescue 16,000 dogs, cows, horses, cats and more, who’ve been left weak and injured by the disaster in the Limón regionLearn more
Protecting animals from natural disasters before t...
It’s not enough to respond only after a disaster has struck. This International Day for Disaster Reduction (October 13), our disasters project manager highlights the importance of proactively protecting animals and animal ownersLearn more
Mongolia is facing a third consecutive year of severe drought and harsh “dzud” winter conditions. World Animal Protection and the Mongolian Red Cross Society delivered immediate relief (mineral blocks, milk replacement powder, vitamins) to 1,000 households caring for the animals with the highest mortality risk.Learn more
Making livestock central to disaster response in A...
Billions of animals affected by disasters could be protected following our recommendations at a conference in Hanoi, Vietnam, earlier this yearLearn more