Youth-in-Action for Disaster Risk Preparedness and Reduction:
Resilience and Adaptation Strategies by the Youth
The project endeavored to help reduce the disaster risks faced by the municipalities of Balete, Mataasnakahoy, and Tingloy through increased community participation and youth involvement. It is being implemented through United Nations – World Food Programme’s Disaster Preparedness and Response Programme in the province of Batangas.
Community DRR and CCA Meeting-Consultation
After the Youth Ecological Camp, the action plans and pilot projects/activities were presented by the youth teams in a Community Meeting to solicit the support of the community, including the local government authorities and other community leaders, parents, school administration, teachers and fellow students.
Community Meeting for Balete
Community Meeting for Mataasnakahoy
Community Meeting for Tingloy