To assist people who have been affected by the occurrence of a disaster, with speed, professionalism, humanity and brotherhood, and to improve their prepararedness and response level in an effort to contribute to the prevention and mitigation of the impact of disasters.
Disaster Reduction Goal
Our goal is to provide sound tools and technology to all organizations working in DRR to improve their capacities to achieve their objectives
Policies and Programmes in DRR
To achieve the above mentioned goal we have developed the following programs.
- Programme of continueous education in humanitarian assistance and risk management
- Programme of disaster preparedness for local governments
- Programme of capacity building and institutional strenghening for volunteer firefighters and rescue organizations
- Latinamerican community of preparedness and disaster interventions
Making disaster risk reduction a policy priority, institutional strengthening (HFA 1)
We provide support and training to the public security forces as a means to incentive them to have specialized areas working in DRR
Education, information and public awareness (HFA 3)
We have launched a virtual on-line long distance education programme to complement our presential education.
Preparedness for effective response (HFA 5)
We are about to have our intervention team ready