Strategy for Disaster Reduction
Latin America and the Caribbean
Newsletter ISDR Inform - Latin America and the Caribbean
|PAHO/WHO training material:
• A new version of Planeamiento hospitalario para desastres [Hospital Disaster Planning]. It includes the second edition (revised and expanded) of the material needed to develop a course on hospital disaster planning, as well as a new module to train instructors. This training material is available in CD-ROM and on the Internet at www.disaster-info.net/planeamiento/
• New training material (bilingual version: Spanish and English)
related to Disaster Mitigation in Drinking Water and Sewerage Systems.
It includes PowerPoint presentations, publications, videos, posters
and links to different websites. It is available at:
• A document and an informative brochure on Safe Hospitals,
A Collective Responsibility. A Global Measure of Disaster Reduction.
Both the document and the brochure are available at
If you are interested in obtaining
the CD-ROMs or a hard copy of Safe Hospitals […], please contact
the Regional Disaster Information Center (CRID), at firstname.lastname@example.org