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.
29 Jun 2015, UNISDR AM
Volunteers in Nicaragua are deploying the graphic power of comics to spread the message that disasters are not natural but a result of the collective failure of communities to cope with hazards. Nivea Centeno González, a 20-year-old university student, siad 'The message that this comic transmits is very clear and easy to understand for me. Each person should be an example of action.'...
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