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close this bookDisaster Mitigation - Trainer's Guide - 1st Edition (Disaster Management Training Programme, 53 p.)
close this folderPART ONE: MITIGATION CONCEPTS (1 hour)
View the document2. An epidemiological approach
View the document3. Hazards and their effect
View the document4. Floods and water hazards
View the document5. Earthquakes
View the document6. Volcanic eruption
View the document7. Land instabilities
View the document8. Strong winds
View the document9. Technological hazards
View the document10. Drought and desertification

2. An epidemiological approach


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Show the overhead and present the comparison of the “Sanitary Revolution” as a paradigm for the proposed “Safety Revolution”. Ask the participants to rename the figures in the cartoon if it were to be used as a commentary on the need for disaster mitigation rather than sanitation.


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