Pillar 3: Risk Reduction & Resilience Education


Pillar 3 - Risk Reduction and Resilience Education addresses school safety through education activities and systems including in the following areas: Education for Sustainable Development, child-centered learning, formal curriculum integrations and infusion, national consensus-based key messages, teacher training and staff development, extracurricular and community-based informal education, conflict sensitive education for diversity, acceptance, peace, and social cohesion.

The resources included in the tables below provide guidance on Pillar 3 - Risk Reduction and Resilience Education.

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Core Documents
Public Awareness and Public Education Key Messages CollectionPublic Awareness & Public Education for Disaster Risk Reduction: Action-oriented Key Messages for Households and Schools
This collection includes nationally adapted and adopted versions for many countries, in both national language as well as in English. There is also a growing body of derived Family Safety and Resilience Plans and other guidance for household and school-based preparedness. The second edition (2018) of this global template which includes messages for households and schools, is available in English. The first edition (2011) is also available in Spanish, French, Arabic and Russian.

Research and Guidance

LanguageResource TypeTitlePublisherYear
ENReport (84MB)Immersive Technology and Digital Games for School Disaster PreparednessIFRC2019
ENReportEnseignerles Premiers Secoursaux Enfants en AfriqueBelgian Red Cross2018
ENReportTeaching First Aid to Children in AfricaBelgian Red Cross2018
ENResearch into Action Brief & SummaryEarly childhood and disaster risk reductionGADRRRES2018
ENResearch into Action Brief & SummaryChildren's impacts on household safetyGADRRRES2018
ENReport Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction: key messages IFRC2018
ENBibliographic Database Child-centred risk reduction and Comprehensive School Safety Bibliographic DatabaseSave the Children2018
ENResearch ReportChild-centred risk reduction impacts on household safety - Evaluation toolkit development and testingSave the Children2018
ENCase StudyStudents Leading Communities in Disaster Risk Reduction through Informal Education in CubaGADRRRES2017
ENCase StudyMainstreaming Road Safety Education for Children in South KoreaGADRRRES2017
ENCase StudyScaling-up Comprehensive School Safety Assessment in Laos and IndonesiaGADRRRES2017
ENReportEducation for Sustainable Development Goals: Learning ObjectivesUNESCO2017
ENReportFirst Aid and Children Resource GuideIFRC2016
ENCurriculum GuideSafety, Resilience, and Social Cohesion: a guide for curriculum developersUNESCO- IBE, UNESCO-IIEP, PEIC2015
ENCurriculum GuideTowards a Learning Culture of Safety and Resilience: Technical Guidance for Integrating Disaster Risk Reduction in the School CurriculumUNESCO, UNICEF2014
ENCase StudiesPeacebuilding and resilience resources pageUNESCOvarious
SPPolicy GuidanceLa réduction des risques de catastrophes dans les programmes scolaires: Études de cas concernant trente pays UNESCO2014
ENGuide-parent Stay safe and be prepared: three-book Compendium on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) UNESCO2014
ENGuide-student Stay safe and be prepared: three-book Compendium on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) UNESCO2014
ENGuide-teacher Stay safe and be prepared: three-book Compendium on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) UNESCO2014
ENGuide Climate Change in the classroom: Course for the Secondary Teachers UNESCO2013
ENVideo Learning to address climate change UNESCO2013
SPVideo Aprender a afrontar el cambio climático UNESCO2013
FRVideo Apprendre à faire face au changement climatique UNESCO2013
ENVideo Education for Disaster preparedness UNESCO2013
FRVideo Education à la prévention des catastrophesUNESCO2013
SPVideo Educación para la prevención de las catástrofesUNESCO2013
ENPolicy GuidanceDisaster Risk Reduction in School Curricula: Case Studies from Thirty CountriesUNESCO, UNICEF2012
ENGuide Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction: a guide IFRC2011
SPGuide Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction: a guide IFRC2011
ARGuide Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction: a guide IFRC2011
FRGuide Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction: a guide IFRC2011
RUGuide Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction: a guide IFRC2011
ENGuide Learning and teaching for a sustainable future: A multimedia teacher education program UNESCO2010
ENWebpage Public Awareness and Public Education for Disaster Risk Reduction IFRC