The 2015 RISK Award goes to All India Institute of Local Self-Government, Pune in India

The 2015 RISK Award goes to All India Institute of Local Self-Government, Pune in India

The 2015 RISK Award honours and funds an innovative and sustainable project in India. The winner is the All India Institute of Local Self-Government (AIILSG). Its project reduces disaster risks faced especially by women and children in a slum population in Pune. The prize was awarded during the WCDRR in Sendai. >more

New publication: 2015 RISK Award - First-hand news

145 organisations from 62 countries have applied for the third RISK Award. This publication summarises a jury selection of the best project proposals. They provide valuable information as to how effective disaster risk reduction projects can be implemented. >more

Further developments in Peňaflor risk management project

One year after being rewarded with the 2014 RISK Award, ONG Inclusiva from Peňaflor is meeting with great success in the implementation of its project for disabled residents. The introduction of emergency action plans and the use of maps, mobility aids and other tools have improved the risk situation significantly. >more

Videoclip: "Suma tus manos" (Spanish) - Your hands can do more

Volunteers of ONG Inclusiva prepared a short video which calls for helping hands. The project team relies on the many volunteers from the local communities to make inclusive resilience a reality. >more