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Information Management

The collection, processing, organization and dissemination of information to support knowledge sharing for disaster risk reduction, including the development common terminology.

Kids coping with disaster need guidance: UCLA app helps parents give it

21 Jun 2016, UCLA

“Help Kids Cope,” a mobile app for families in the midst of natural disasters, will be widely available July 15. The app provides guidance on coping with wildfires and other disasters, and features checklists, safety and response tips, age-appropriate language to calm and support kids, tips for parents to care for their own emotional needs, and other coping materials.

Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 2.2 [PDF, 109Kb]Systems are in place to monitor, archive and disseminate data on key hazards and vulnerabilities
  • Indicator 3.1 [PDF, 105Kb]Relevant information on disasters is available and accessible at all levels, to all stakeholders (through networks, development of information sharing systems etc)
  • Indicator 5.4 [PDF, 88Kb]Procedures are in place to exchange relevant information during hazard events and disasters, and to undertake post-event reviews

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