This is a handbook for administrators, education officers, emergency officials, school principals and teachers in developing a School Safety Program to create a safe learning environment for the children.
The School Safety Programme essentially targets in promoting a culture of disaster safety in school. Primary strategies are to help inform, persuade, and integrate the issues of safety to create safe schools. The goal of the programme is to promote a culture of disaster preparedness in the school community. The objective of the programme is to sensitize children and the school community on issues of disaster preparedness and safety measures and to motivate key stakeholders through direct participation in activities that would foster towards a disaster resilient community.