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Disasters and emergencies

Our free teaching resources help children and young people explore the impact of disasters and emergencies and enable them to prepare for and cope with a crisis.

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  • natural disasters (e.g. earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, typhoons)
  • emergencies (e.g. terrorist attacks, transport accidents)
  • extreme weather (e.g. drought, flooding)
  • health pandemics (e.g. Ebola, Zika).

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Remote village of Sathighar 4 hours North of Katmandu

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