Managing disaster risk by increasing local capacity and resilience and reducing vulnerability to natural hazards. The approach engages the local community in managing local disaster risk often with the collaboration of external actors from civil society, local government and the private sector.
23 May 2016, Concern Worldwide
A European-funded programme has invested in structural safety of villages in Bangladesh, as well as built capacities of communities by giving them the possibility to assess risk and vulnerability by themselves, thus increasing their resilience to floods and erosion.
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