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October a Critical Month to the Ebola Crisis

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The first week of October is off to a robust start at the Center for Disaster Philanthropy, and the remainder of the month promises to continue at a fast pace. On Oct. 1, we hosted a webinar on Building Disaster … Continued

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New Approach Models Building Resilience in the Face of Recurring Crises

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By Tony Pipa Special to the Center for Disaster Philanthropy When shocks hit—droughts, floods, typhoons, locusts—the most vulnerable populations are inevitably the hardest hit, with the least ability to recover before new shocks strike. In the past decade, the global … Continued

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Funder Responses to the Ebola Outbreak Should Be Immediate and Long-Term

By Anna R. Hurt The Center for Disaster Philanthropy In March of this year, healthcare workers realized the early warnings of an Ebola Virus outbreak when the disease appeared in patients in four cities in Guinea. It quickly spread to … Continued

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