Disaster Prevention for Schools: Guidance for Education Sector Decision-Makers

This guidance document aligned to the INEE Minimum Standards for Education was developed by UNISDR and is intended for education administrators at all levels as well as school safety advocates. It introduces disaster impacts and prevention measures for schools, creating safe learning environments, maintaining safe learning environments, teaching and learning disaster prevention and preparedness, educational materials and teacher training, and developing a culture of safety.

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United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)


Risk Reduction and Resilience
School Infrastructure and Construction