Children and youth consultation on Disaster Risk Reduction

With the mandate to include children and youth voices in Disaster Risk Reduction initiatives, in May-June 2018, consultation workshops were organised, by a network of child focused organisations, in Myanmar, China, Cambodia, Indonesia, Mongolia, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Vietnam.

Through focus group discussions, 932 children and youth participated in the consultation. An additional 2,900 children and youth participated through the social messaging platform survey in Myanmar. In Vietnam , children with hearing impairment were also part of the consultation workshop. uction initiatives, in May-June 2018, consultation workshops were organised, by a network of child focused organisations, in Myanmar, China, Cambodia, Indonesia, Mongolia, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Vietnam.

Through focus group discussions, 932 children and youth participated in the consultation. An additional 2,900 children and youth participated through the social messaging platform survey in Myanmar. In Vietnam , children with hearing impairment were also part of the consultation workshop.