Sustainable Energy for Disaster Resilience – Cyclone Fani Response 2019
The report document discusses the relevance of converging humanitarian action and sustainable energy access to facilitate faster recovery after a disaster and build long-term resilience. It provides an overview of our work in partnership with SELCO Foundation in the Cyclone Fani affected region of Puri district, Odisha.
Building a resilient ecosystem in Buddhi village, Kathua
A report on our programme in Kathua, Jammu & Kashmir which used the local school as the fulcrum for broader sustainability interventions in the community.
An overview of our response and housing ecosystem recovery programme in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, after the floods in 2015. How did we address the address the unique challenges that arose in this peri-urban environment?
Support to Training and Employment Programme for Women (STEP) report
An overview of our Support to Training and Employment Programme for Women (STEP) initiative that provided technical training to women on masonry and plumbing.
Transcending the Tragedy Together
An overview of our response and early recovery work in the aftermath of the 2014 floods in Jammu & Kashmir which ranged from distribution of essentials to giving affected families back a home.
Nowdal school documentation
Re-built after the Kashmir floods of 2014, this is a view of our process in designing and constructing the Nowdal school. A design that has left safety, simplicity and smiles.
Adapting with FREEDM
Learn about our multi-faceted approach to building resilience in Saharsa, Bihar through our Flood Resilient Environmentally Enhanced Disaster Management (FREEDM) initiative. It was a programme where risk reduction and climate adaptation initiatives were intertwined.
Voices: Catalysts of Change
Stories from our research programme on catalysing multi-stakeholder action for policy change in the wake of disasters. The stories cover our research work and pilot projects in Barmer in Rajasthan and Ladakh.
Voices: Localizing HFA
Stakeholder voices from our joint action plan on disaster risk reduction that included schools, hospitals and communities. It was piloted in Dehradun district, Uttarakhand.
Patanka Navjivan Yojana
A report on our shelter restoration programme in Patanka, Gujarat, after the massive 2001 earthquake. The initiative was the start of SEEDS’ ‘build back better’ approach that has continued to evolve over the years.