To work with Pacific communities through people-centered programmes to foster self-reliance within a changing world.
Disaster Reduction Goal
*To work with communities in building their resilience to natural disasters by mainstreaming risk reduction into community development.
Policies and Programmes in DRR
*The programme works to make communities aware of the benefits of investing in risk-sensitive development, which should mitigate the effects of natural disasters when they strike\".
Membership in Key Networks
*Global Network of Civil Society in Disaster Reduction (GNDR)
*Pacific Partnership Network in Disaster Risk Management
Making disaster risk reduction a policy priority, institutional strengthening (HFA 1)
*Link People to Policy
*Community to effectively participate in formulation of policy that affects them.
*Local Risk Governance
Risk assessment and early warning systems (HFA 2)
*Hazard Vulnerability Capacity Assessment
*Vulnerability Capacity Assessment
*Partipatory Learning Assessment
Education, information and public awareness (HFA 3)
*Curriculum Development; Poster Competition; Road Show
Reducing underlying risk factors (HFA 4)
*Eradication of Child Labour
*Elimination of Violence Against Women
*Local Risk Governace
Preparedness for effective response (HFA 5)
*Humanitarion Partnership Agreement
Elimination of Worst Forms of Child Labour
Elimination of Violence Against Women
Disaster Risk Reduction Focal Point(s)
Foundation for the People for Community Development (FPCD)
Foundation for the People of the South Pacific Kiribati
Tonga Community Development Trust
Solomon Islands Development Trust
Vanuatu Council of Churches