Participatory Approach for Safe Shelter Awareness

Red Cross

This manual presents the participatory approach to safe shelter awareness (PASSA), which aims to raise the awareness of the ‘everyday vulnerable’ of the ‘everyday risks’ related to their built environment and foster locally appropriate safe shelter and settlement practices.

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This manual is part of a tool kit which includes a shelter safety handbook, a video, and a training package. It was developed by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) together with British Red Cross. Facilitated by the Red Cross Red Crescent volunteers and technical advisers, the manual outlines a process through which communities can build upon their own insights, skills and leadership to attain improved living conditions and safer habitats.

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Goal 1: No Poverty
Goal 10: Reduced Inequality
Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

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