Debris or rubble is the wreckage of the devastation and it includes everything that could possibly destroyed/damaged, or materials brought about by a catastrophic event. Problematic refers to situations where such debris causes immediate physical and psychological barriers for emergency relief and recovery activities.
Number and Percentage
# of crisis-hit people directly affected by rubble/ debris
# of crisis-hit people
Geography, sex and age
Indicator used for response monitoring ?
Threshold / Standard
The guidance per phase will specify alternatively roads, services, etc.: Depending on the situation and phase, the following might be taking into account: number of people affected by debris (example : 1 million people/60% of the population of a city affected by debris)
Guidance on phases
Taking gender/age and other diversity issues into account will allow for the prioritization of clearance based on needs of the most vulnerable.
Guidance for pre-crisis/baseline