Effective Education for Disaster Risk Reduction - Learning Matters.
The original versions of these are almost four years old now, but after some being translated into major European languages that are spoken globally I wanted to be inclusive of other languages. This relies on meeting the right people and for this I relied on my good friend Hayat Ibrahim who translated here into Bahasa Malaysian language! I am including the first 15 below, with hopefully more to come soon. As ever I am thankful and appreciate he kindness of others in giving…Continue
I have read an interesting blog written by Robert Glasser from UNISDR, with the WCDRR coming up in Cancun. I agree with many of the points made, and would like to see more culturally appropriate community/family led and oriented DRR communication and learning projects given more credence and attention. My research with #CERT and #Listos in the US is showing that these can have a more significant impact on long term cognition, behaviour sand action towards disaster risk and response.…Continue
Today we have Silly Timmy disaster comic strips (episodes 1-15 in Italian). Translation today, is courtesy of Lorenzo Guadagno. THANK YOU! Grazie mille!Continue
A year ago I travelled to Indonesia to attend a workshop on culture and disaster risk reduction. This is my story....Continue