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Photo by Apex Studio 'Don’t be part of the problem, be part of the solution. Become Resilient!' is the message of the Nicaraguan comic.

Comics power DRR in Nicaragua

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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