The institutional structures and systems which support disaster risk reduction processes and programmes at national and regional levels. A National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a nationally owned multi-stakeholder governance mechanism for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.
21 Oct 2014, RTCC
'The draft post-2015 Disaster Risk Reduction Framework also states that 'managing the risk of disasters should also be aimed at protecting persons, their livelihoods and property, while respecting their human rights.' The UNFCCC has some serious catching up to do here...
External Online Resources
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.
Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.