Disaster risk reduction begins at school
2006-2007 World Disaster Reduction Campaign
English - Français - Español
Launch 2006 - Paris
Frequently asked
Fact sheet
What can be done?
Good Practices and Lessons Learned
Case studies
Photo gallery
ISDR online Video Game
On-line resources
International Day for Disaster Reduction 2006
International Day for Disaster Reduction 2007
Press kit full version
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Español 7MB

The campaign is supported
by the ISDR system
thematic cluster on knowledge and education, which is convened by:

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation

For more information

Brigitte Leoni
Tel: +41 22 917 49 68

Laura Ngo-Fontaine
Tel: +41 22 917 27 89

Palais des Nations
CH 1211 Geneva 10,
Fax: +41 22 917 05 63

Photo gallery
Launch of the 2006-2007 Disaster Risk Reduction Begins at School Campaign
ISDR Director, Sálvano Briceño addressing participants Sabine Quindou from “C’est pas sorcier” engages children to discuss their experiences with natural hazards
ISDR Director, Sálvano Briceño, with children from the Collège de Chinon who developed a network of youth ambassadors to work on disaster risk education projects in countries such as Haiti and Niger. Tilly Smith, UK, Logham Salamatien, Iran and Remi Takaze, Japan all have experiences learning about natural hazard risks