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.
26 Jan 2015, BBC; GNDR; NLRC; Plan Intl
Have you used media or communication to help communities at risk become more aware of disaster risks and build their resilience? If so, the organizers would like to hear from you as this event aims to showcase creative and effective approaches of media and communication. The event will take place at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan on 16 March, 2015...
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