The CARISMAND Steering Committee Meeting will take place on the 26th-27th October 2016. A Review of the project will follow on the 28th in Malta.
CARISMAND – Culture And RISkmanagement in Man-made And Natural Disasters
As risks are not “objective” but socially and culturally constructed, disaster management which is aware, respects,and makes use of local cultural aspects will be not only more effective but, at the same time, also improve the community’s disaster coping capacities. CARISMAND is setting out to identify these factors, to explore existing gaps and opportunities for improvement of disaster policies and procedures, and to develop a comprehensive toolkit which will allow professional as well as voluntary disaster managers to adopt culturally-aware everyday practices ...Zum vollständigen Artikel