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Over 6 lakh benefit from Save the Children-Nokia Technology intervention on Disaster Risk Reduction

Over 6 lakh benefit from Save the Children-Nokia Technology intervention on Disaster Risk Reduction

 -7000 task force members trained to build resilience during emergencies
 

14 March, New Delhi: Save the Children, in partnership with NOKIA Solutions India Pvt. Ltd, has benefitted over 6 lakh people, including 2.5 lakh children through their ‘Building Resilience of Children and their Communities’ project. The 3-level integrated intervention of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), Child Sensitive Social Protection (CSSP) and Information Technology, across 350 villages, capacitated communities affected by developmental and weather related risks.

The project supported schools and communities in Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Delhi, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu towards making them resilient, while also empowering them to access and sustain a dignified life.

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