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Chapter 11.5 Policy, regulation, accountability and advocacy

Further reading

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Christian Aid, Community-Led Policy Monitoring for Disaster Risk Reduction: Implementing the Hyogo Framework for Action at Local Level (London: Christian Aid, undated),
S. Davidson, Impact Measurement and Accountability in Emergencies: The Good Enough Guide (Oxford: Emergency Capacity Building Project/Oxfam GB, 2007),
GIZ-IGEP, Reporting Disaster and Disaster Preparedness: A Training Handbook (New Delhi: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Indo-German Environment Programme, 2012),
J. Holland and A. Thirkell et al., Measuring Change and Results in Voice and Accountability Work (London: Department for International Development, 2009),
IFRC, Disaster Risk Reduction: A Global Advocacy Guide (Geneva: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies 2012),
A. Litovsky and A. MacGillivray, Development as Accountability: Accountability Innovators in Action (London: AccountAbility, 2007),
Mango, Accountability to Beneficiaries Checklist (Oxford: Mango 2010),
P. Newborne, Flood Management and Equity: The Missing Piece in the Policy Puzzle (London: Overseas Development Institute, 2009),
Participatory Learning and Action

     No. 53, ‘Tools for Influencing Power and Policy’, 2005,

     No. 58, ‘Towards Empowered Participation: Stories and Reflections’, 2008,
M. Pelling, and A. Holloway, Legislation for Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction (Teddington: Tearfund, 2006),
E. Polack, E. M. Luna and J. Dator-Bercilla, Accountability for Disaster Risk Reduction: Lessons from the Philippines, Climate and Disaster Governance Working Paper 2 (Brighton: Institute for Development Studies, 2010),
M. Prieur, Ethical Principles on Disaster Risk Reduction and People’s Resilience (Strasbourg: Council of Europe, 2012),
A. Schnell and E. Coetzee, Monitoring Government Policies: A Toolkit for Civil Society Organisations in Africa (London: CAFOD, Christian Aid and Trocaire, undated),
H. Slim and P. Thompson, Listening for a Change: Oral Testimony and Development (London: Panos Publications, 1993).
J. Twigg et al., Guidance Notes on Participation and Accountability in Disaster Reduction (London: UCL Hazard Centre, 2001),
UNISDR, Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction, Chapter 7, ‘Reforming Risk Governance’ (Geneva: UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2011),