An interactive process of mutual learning among people and institutions. It encompasses more than formal education at schools and universities and uses traditional wisdom and local knowledge for protection from natural hazards and empowers vulnerable populations like children, to become influencing actors for DRR.
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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Find or contribute curricular, extra-curricular and public awareness materials on disaster prevention and school safety for primary, secondary, vocational, community-based education and public awareness.