Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction Training on 6th March 2017


Child centered disaster risk reduction (CCDRR) is a process to strengthen community’s resilience. Children become activists and mobilize community through influencing individuals, peer groups, and other stakeholders towards the achievement of resilience in communities in times of disaster. CCDDR complements to national action plans for children through empowering children and community as whole towards disaster risk reduction.

The training is aimed at ensuring children are put at the center of the CBDRM process which thus ensures their active participation in disaster risk reduction by allowing them to start the risk identification process while simultaneously validating their findings with adults.


The training is meant for adults, community based organizations,government agencies, Non-governmental organizations who have rolled out projects whose main aim is to reduce disasters through increasing coping capacity and resilience of community members.


5 Days


By the end of the training, participants will familiarize themselves with among other concepts:

Child Centered Community Development (CCCD)
The relationship between Development and Disasters
An understanding of CBDRR and its alignment with CCCD
An understanding of the work process of CCDRR
Community organization
Institutional strengthening and alliance building on DRR


Module 1: Introduction of Child Centered Community Development (CCCD)

  • CCCD framework
  • Work process of CCCD

Module 2: Development and Disaster

  • Development at Risk
  • Disasters relationship to development
  • Vicious spiral of Disaster Risk and development failure
  • Mainstream model of disaster risk reduction and development
  • Disaster management terminologies
  • Impact of disasters on children
  • Children’s contribution throughout disaster life cycle

Module 3: Understanding CBDRR and its alignment with CCCD

  • Community based Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRR)
  • CBDRR approach
  • Process of CBDRR
  • Development of CCDRR model
  • Difference between CBDRR and CCDRR

Module 4: Work process of CCDRR

  • Introduction
  • Preparation
  • Immersion
  • Capacity building training of child activists and potential adult
  • Community risk assessment
  • Step 1: Get to know the surroundings of your house, neighborhood and community
  • Step 2: Social Mapping-
  • Step 3: Hazard Calendar
  • Step 4: Vulnerability identification
  • Step 5: Capacities and resources identification
  • Step 6: Risk Assessment
  • Step 7: Issues prioritization and cluster
  • Planning
  • Step 1: Root cause analysis and Risk Reduction options
  • Step 2: Stakeholder mapping
  • Step 3: Validation with community members and stakeholders
  • Resource Mobilization
  • Implementation
  • Participatory Monitoring
  • Evaluation
  • Reflection

Module 5: Community Organization

  • Phases of community organization

Module 6: Institutional strengthening and alliance building on DRR

  • Mainstream service institutions
  • Community - Institutional Relationship

The training event fee is USD$1050. This caters for Facilitation, 2 Refreshment breaks (Morning and Afternoon Snack) and Buffet Lunch during the entire training period.
This fee does not cover accommodation and travel logistics. We can organize for your Accommodation and Airport pick up at an Extra cost.

To Register online for this course click on this link (REGISTER ONLINE) or Click on this link for (MORE DETAILS)