Words into Action: Children and Youth - Section 5


The strategic and critical value of creative, fun, innovative and engaging processes in DRR and resilience initiatives to illustrate how they can build and enhance learning, confidence and agency, good behaviours, safety, and a sense of belonging.


This pack includes an in-depth look at displacement, taking a global perspective to examine the reasons why people leave their homes. This information is complemented by children’s stories and lesson plans for primary and secondary classes.

There are

United Nations Children's Fund


Critical thinking challenge to map out extreme weather and its impacts. Voting determines the most frequent and impactful hazards in the local community.

Real World Goals

  • Understand the difference between weather and climate.

  • Explore

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Lead a Prep Rally is a free turnkey emergency preparedness program for children in preschool, kindergarten and elementary school. Covering basic Prep Steps the uses engaging games and activities to bring concepts to life. Best of all, the curriculum is

Save the Children International

These flashcards are meant for facilitators and children in Disaster Risk Reduction clubs. The cards introduce eight key hazards in Fiji. They are to be utilized as large picture printouts, with simple information on the backside that the facilitator can

Save the Children - Fiji

UNISDR and UNICEF have together produced an educational kit for children called “Let’s learn to prevent disasters!”. It includes the board game 'Riskland' whereby players learn about what they can do to reduce disaster impacts by answering questions and

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction United Nations Children's Fund - Switzerland

This guidebook is intended for boys and girls aged 10 to 17 years old and will teach children their rights, specifically in situations of emergency and disaster, and will help children participate in reducing the dangers they face.

The illustrations

Save the Children - Philippines