Resources


Document Key Points
1. Rural Disaster Resilience Guide Background and objectives for disaster planning along with four steps and related activities for Disaster Resilience Planning.
2. Tools

a. Rural Resilience Tools

Rural Resilience Index (RRI)

A tool to help you assess your communitya��s disaster resilience in order to provide information on areas of resilience that can be enhanced.

Instructions
Rural Resilience Index Printable Tool

Rural Resilience Strategies (RRS)

Concrete action strategies for enhancing disaster resilience. These strategies are based on research on best practices in disaster management and resilience.

Rural Resilience Printable Strategies

b. Hazard Tools

Hazard Assessment Overview and Instructions

Overview of what hazards are including a list of 16 categories and 86 associated hazards along with instructions for us assessing community hazards.

Instructions

Hazard Risk Assessment (HRA)

16 specific hazard documents including definitions of the hazards, discussion points and a�?it happened herea�?. It includes hazard specific factors to assess your risk.

Instructions
Accidents Food Shortages
Astronomical Geological
Atmospheric Hazardous Material Spills, Explosions and Leaks
Contamination and Pollution Hydrological
Dam Failure and Structural Collapse Nuclear Failure
Diseases Power and Water Outages
Earthquakes, Tsunamis and Volcanoes Riots
Fires Terrorism

Hazard Resilience Index (HRI)

16 specific hazard resilience documents to rate and assess your communitya��s resilience to hazards.

Instructions
Accidents Geological
Astronomical Hazards Hazardous Materials Spills, Explosions and Leaks
Atmospheric Hazards Hydrological Hazards
Contamination Nuclear Failure
Diseases Power and Water Outages
Earthquakes, Tsunami and Volcanoes Dam Failure and Structural Collapse
Fires Riots
Food Shortages Terrorism

Hazard Resilience Strategies (HRS)

16 specific hazard resilience strategies documents to help you develop your disaster resilience plan.

Instructions
Accidents Food Shortages
Astronomical Geological Hazards
Atmospheric Hazardous Material Spills, Explosions and Leaks
Contamination Hydrological Hazards
Dam Failure and Structural Collapse Nuclear Failure
Diseases Power and Water Outages
Earthquakes, Tsunamis and Volcanoes Riots
Fires Terrorism
3. Resiliency Resource Guide

Resource Summary

Overview and summary of all the resources.

Community Profile

Guidance and a helpful template for completing a Community Profile

Skills and Knowledge Inventory

A template for collecting information regarding local skills and knowledge

Mapping

Guidance for approaching community-based mapping.

Collecting Information

Guidance for collecting community-based information

Working Together

Guidance for working collectively

Hazard Risk Profile Template

A template to compile your information from the Hazard Risk Assessment.

Integrated Resilience Profile Template

A template to compile and analyse your Rural Resilience Index and Hazard Resilience Index information.

Glossary

A list of terms related to disaster planning.
4. Provincial and Territorial Information Guides
Alberta Northwest Territories
British Columbia Ontario
Manitoba Prince Edward Island
New Brunswick Quebec
Newfoundland & Labrador Saskatchewan
Nova Scotia Yukon
Nunavut



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