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Water and risk in Africa: a community leader’s guide

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

UN/ISDR Africa Educational Series, vol. 2, issue 1.

This booklet is written to help community leaders to have a better understanding of the complex nature of water and its influence on our lives. Empowered with this knowledge, they can become pro-active in initiating steps within their community to reduce the risk from water-related disasters.


Format Printed documents
Sub-format Book (>30 pages)
Number of pages/running time 37 p.

Target audiences


Group: Adults


Sub-group: Community activists, decision-makers or opinion-leaders

Educational usage

educational usage Extra-curricular/Informal
Curricular Natural Sciences, Earth Sciences, Physics

  • Year of publication 2004
  • Language(s) English, French
  • Price Unknown

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