The 2014 RISK Award goes to ONG Inclusiva, Peñaflor in Chile

The 2014 RISK Award goes to ONG Inclusiva, Peñaflor in Chile

People with disabilities are particularly vulnerable to disasters because of health, architectural and technological barriers. The 2014 RISK Award funds a project in Chile dedicated to improving the inclusion of these people in risk management. The prize was awarded at the opening ceremony of the IDRC 2014 in Davos. >more

RISK Award 2015 – 145 applications

The application phase for the third RISK Award ended on 1 November 2014. This year there were twice as many participants as last year. One hundred and forty-five applications reached us from sixty countries. >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

New publication: 2014 RISK Award - First-hand news

77 organisations from 44 countries have applied for the second RISK Award. This publication summarises a selection of the best project proposals 2014. They provide valuable information on how effective inclusive disaster risk management can be implemented. >more