Sendai FrameworkWords Into Action

Implementation guide for media

This guide will promote better understanding by national media editors of the various concepts of reducing and preventing new risks, as outlined in the Sendai Framework. It will include explanation of terminologies, examples and good practices presented in a media-relevant fashion.

Contact: Brigitte Leoni ( and Aurelia Blin (

Concept note

  • The media can play an essential part in disaster risk reduction. The adoption of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction offers a new opportunity for the disaster risk reduction community to target traditional and new media and sensitize them to the challenges faced over the next 15 years.

    View concept note and contact details [PDF]

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