Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction


June 9, 2009

Contribution To Hyogo Framework Of Action

The case study highlights that community-based disaster risk reduction activities in the Kailali district have contributed to the HFA’s strategic priorities and objectives by:

  • Ensuring that disaster risk reduction is a priority with a strong institutional basis for implementation
  • Identifying, assessing, and monitoring risks, and carrying out early warn-
    ing systems
  • Supporting knowledge, education and innovation to build a culture of safety and resilience
  • Reducing underlying risk factors
  • Increasing preparedness for effective response and recovery


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