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Integrating Disaster Risk Reduction into School Curriculum ADPC: Integrating Disaster Risk Reduction into School Curriculum

Published on: 04/30/2008

Language: English

Author(s): Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

Department: Safer Development Planning and Implementation

Type: Policies, Procedures and Guidelines

File size: 0.67 MB

 

Publication Overview/Description

Different RCC member countries are at different stages in terms of integrating disaster risk reduction (DRR) into the school curriculum. Initiatives have already begun in countries like Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Maldives, Lao PDR, Nepal, Pakistan, Malaysia, Philippines and Sri Lanka. In some cases like India, Disaster Management has already been integrated as part of Social Science subject in secondary education.