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Country:
United States of America
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

This article describes the finding of the  Project  PREP  (Programa  Para  Responder  a Emergencias  con  Preparación),a community-based,  participatory  research  program that developed, delivered, evaluated, and tested a culturally targeted disaster preparedness program...

Country:
Japan
Type of Practice:
Awareness raising and communication tools

This video, produced by Sendai International Relations Association, shows how to prepare for earthquakes and tsunamis and what to do when they actually happen.

Country:
Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Greece, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Morocco, Portugal, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, San Marino, Serbia, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Turkey, Ukraine
Type of Practice:
Trainings and capacity building

The Council of Europe’s European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement (EUR-OPA) and Intercultural cities programme (ICC) have joined their expertise to organise a workshop which explored the access and participation of migrants, refugees and asylums seekers to disaster prevention...

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Government bodies

The Melbourne Fire Brigade (MFB)  actively partner with  diverse community to minimize the frequency and impact of fires and other emergencies, and increase individual and community capacity to respond and recover.

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

The  Exploring  inherent  capabilities  in  communities  with  migrant  and  refugee  backgrounds  for disaster  resilience project  was  initiated  by  the  Australian  Emergency  Management  Institute (AEMI)  in  an  effort  to  undertake  exploratory  research  into ...

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Training and capacity building

A conference was organized on 17th October 2009 by the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)’s Jurisdictional Community Partnership project, as component of Attorney General Department’s Inclusive Emergency Management with Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Communities Program.

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Tests and simulations

Exercise “Stuffed Goose” is a multi-agency exercise involving State Government departments and agencies, including the Country Fire Service (CFS), South Australia (SA) Police, State Emergency Service (SES), Metropolitan Fire Service SA, Local Government, and community volunteers.

Country:
United States of America
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

This exploratory study describes the level of public emergency knowledge and perceptions of risks among Latin American immigrants, and their preferred and actual sources of emergency preparedness information (including warning signals).

Country:
Australia
Type of Practice:
Research and reports

This publication presents eight Jurisdictional Community Partnership projects implemented across Australia using different models of community engagement relevant to their jurisdiction and community needs.

Country:
Mexico
Type of Practice:
Assistance programs

The “Ventanilla de Salud” (Health window) is a program of the Government of Mexico developed by the Department of Health and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and implemented through 50 Mexican consulates in the United States and local health organizations.