International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
Latin America and the Caribbean   

 
Caribbean Audio Soap Opera

the rough season

“ the rough season” is an audio soap opera focused on disaster risk reduction issues in the Caribbean region. Based on the highly successful radio soap operas “Times of Hurricanes” and “Tremors of the Heart” in different countries in Latin America, “the rough season” aims at raising awareness on disaster risk among the most vulnerable
communities in the english- speaking Caribbean.

This audio soap opera addresses recurrent natural hazards such as floods, hurricanes, storms, landslides, as well as food security crisis.

In 10 episodes of 15 minute duration, the script and its characters depict situations that one might expect to encounter in a typical Caribbean scenario.

This audio soap opera is an inter-agency effort of PAHO, ISDR, IFRC y ACS.




Audio
1
The storm coming...
2
The list...
3
Better Safe than sorry..
4
Bracing the storm...
5
The storm after the storm..
6
No place like home..
7
deadly delicacy...
8
The coming together...
9
The shelter
10
The calm after the storm...



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