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Disaster safety education - booklet

Source(s):  Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)
Ministry of Education (Sri Lanka)
National Institute of Education, the (NIE)

This is an educational booklet on disaster safety developed for students from grade 6 to 9 to learn about 8 main hazards affecting Sri Lanka - flood, landslide, cyclone, lightning, earthquake, tsunami, drought, and fire. Basic concepts of disaster risk reduction, school safety and fire safety are presented including student’s learning material, safety guidelines, stories, do's and don'ts, survival tips, and more.


Format Printed documents
Sub-format Book (>30 pages)
Number of pages/running time 56 p.

Target audiences


Group: Children


Group: Trainers/Teachers/Facilitators

Sub-group: Secondary School Teachers

Educational usage

reading level Educational (secondary reading level)

Additional information

Published in Sri Lanka

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  • Year of publication 2011
  • Author(s) Jayasekera, N.A; Dhanawardhana, M.P.R.; Edirisinghe, M.N.S.; Weerasinghe, Mangelika; Jayasinghe, Ananda
  • Language(s) English
  • Price Unknown

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