Below you can find many participatory tools to engage with the communities in Disaster Risk Reduction.
Disaster Risk Reduction Participatory Tools
DRR Participatory Tools Manual
This document outlines more detailed and potential tools that can be used for the different Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction steps.
DRR Tool - Data verification
A tool to verify collected vulnerabilities and capacities and prioritize hazard impacts in the community.
DRR tool - Community Action Plan
This helps you to create with communities their master plan for their endeavour towards local development interventions.
DRR tool - Historical timeline
Drawing a historical timeline helps to determine how the community arrived at where it is today. This tool helps to create an overview of the past.
DRR tool - Pressure and Release Model
The Pressure and Release Model tool helps analyse underlying risk factors, factors contributing to the progression of vulnerability and hazards faced within a community.
DRR tool - Seasonal calendar
A tool to to identify recuring patterns of life in a community.
DRR tool - Vulnerability and Capacity assessment
The Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment helps to identify challenges (vulnerabilities) and strengths (capacities) present in the community along five major areas of life. Can be used to identify the impact of disaster and why this impact happened.