Emergencies & Disasters I

Created by: Emily on 01/04/2010 11:04


Disasters and emergencies happen all over the world but some people and places are more vulnerable than others.
With cross-border assistance and local knowledge this vulnerability can be reduced.
Some 'natural' disasters can be linked to human activity.

Learning Outcomes

I can name some types of ermergencies and disasters. I can explain what they are and some reasons why they happen. I can tell you some common myths about disasters and can explain the reality behind the myth.



Disasters, myth, vulnerable, poverty

SEAL primary topics: Relationships
Global Dimensions: Human Rights
Year Groups: 5 & 6

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