Plan Sweden. Urban children’s risk and agency. Olle Castell Disaster Risk Management Advisor. Plan International. Child Rights organization Active in 50 countries Program Units – traditionally dominantly rural 8 impact areas – Disaster Risk Management is one of them.
Urban children’s risk and agency
Disaster Risk Management Advisor
Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction
Is Disaster Risk Management different in Urban areas?
Scale of risk
Resilience versus Disaster Risk Reduction
Study on Urban Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction
Who is at risk
Urban children are generally better off than their rural counterparts. However, this is not true for hundred of millions of children live in urban poverty.
Priority action for reducing urban children’s risks
Particular aspects in Urban DRR programming
Much is same as usual, byt somethingsdiffer: