Promising Practices for Risk Reduction

from Emergency Capacity Building Project
Published on 01 Oct 2007 View Original
The Emergency Capacity Building (ECB) Project carried out pilot projects in three countries (Ethiopia, Guatemala and Indonesia) to identify models and promising practices for disaster risk reduction based on practical programs.

This report summarizes some of the more significant learnings and promising practices, and highlights some key examples that give ideas for moving forward with risk reduction in other areas. The following is a summary of the most important themes that emerge in this report.