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Increasing resilience and strengthening communities: DRR in practice in Brazil


This summary report addresses the need to make cities and communities in Brazil more resilient to the impacts of natural disasters through organization and preparation. Issues addressed: (i) community civil defense centers in vulnerable communities; (ii) sensitization of families and training young people; (iii) guidelines for sustainability, fight against poverty, and humanitarian action; and (iv) project strategies.

Keywords

  • Themes:Community-based DRR, Disaster Risk Management, Social Impacts & Resilience, Vulnerable Populations
  • Countries/Regions:Brazil

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/27363

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