Advocacy and awareness raising of disaster risk reduction (DRR) through a proactive approach to reporting news and information on natural hazard risk and vulnerability, and not simply the disaster event.
26 Feb 2014, Devex
A group of teenagers in Oras, Eastern Samar, Philippines have thought of a new way to disseminate information on disaster risk reduction through mobile phones, reports Devex. A week before Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in that part of the nation, 15-year-old Mark Patrick gathered his so-called 'tester clan' to discuss their plan of action to help inform people in their area on how to prepare for the coming disaster...
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