Case studies on urban disaster volunteers

from CARE
Published on 07 Jun 2016

CARE Bangladesh is implementing Building Resilience of the Urban Poor (BRUP) Project through its local partner VERC with the financial assistance of C&A Foundation. BRUP is trying to address both shocks and stresses by simultaneously working at both community and institutional levels, in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 and Bangladesh National Plan for Disaster Management. Under this project, a number of two hundred Urban Community Volunteer have been trained by the BFSCD.