HEKS/EPER (Swiss Church Aid)  is the aid organisation of the Protestant Churches of Switzerland and works towards a more humane and equitable world in 32 countries ib Eastern-Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America. Building resilience to climate and disaster risk is a core topic of  HEKS/EPER. Building on the experiences and knowledge of the beneficiary communities in mitigating and preparing for shocks as well as adapting to long-term stresses, HEKS-EPER develops locally adapted strategies to reduce climate and disaster risk and strengthen the resilience of its beneficiary communities.