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Safari’s encounter with a landslide

Source(s):  United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa (UNISDR AF)
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)

ISDR-Africa educational series, vol. 1, Issue 1

The book explains that a landslide occurs when the soil and rock on a hill become loose and weak. When it rains heavily, a large amount of earth can slide down the hill with great force. The soil and rock can destroy trees and bury houses.


Format Printed documents
Sub-format Booklet (<30 pages)
Number of pages/running time 20 p.

Target audiences


Group: Children

Sub-group: Primary school age (6-11 years)

Educational usage

educational usage Extra-curricular/Informal
Curricular Social Studies / Social Sciences

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  • Year of publication 2003
  • Author(s) Ocharo, Robinson Mose; Valency, Alain R; Bock, Yonahton
  • Language(s) English
  • Price Unknown

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