4c Let's act
- What is in this module?
- Powerpoint presentations with notes
4c Act to adapt
A giant board game where the 'community team' has to take individual or community
actions to prioritise resources and protect themselves against the 'hazard team'
Starts as a sit-down preparation discussion that evolves into a physical game
where players frantically race to complete actions before a disaster strikes.
4c Buzz about dengue
A quick team-based strategy game that teaches players how to combat dengue
fever by taking on the role of either humans or mosquitos.
4c Handwashing with Anase
A set of educational games to teach children when, why and how to wash their
hands with soap and water.
- 4c Act to adapt
4c Flashmobs - instructional video
Video explaining how to design and carry out 'flash mobs' - organised gatherings of people
in public places performing coordinated actions and speech to communicate public messages.
4c Y-Adapt full curriculum
Y-Adapt is an interactive games based curriculum with 7 sessions that build on each other
to explore key concepts of climate change, extreme weather, hazards and vulnerabilities.
- 4c Flashmobs - instructional video
- Relevant reading
4c The challenges of climate change - children on the front line - UNICEF
UNICEF Office of Research report sharing children's perspectives on the
global debate on how to mitigate climate change and adapt to its impacts.
4c Y-Adapt full curriculum
Y-Adapt is an interactive games based curriculum with 7 sessions that build on each
other to explore key concepts of climate change, extreme weather, hazards and vulnerabilities.
4c Small simple actions on climate change - IFRC
Five simple actions that National Societies can implement that will benefit the safety,
livelihoods, health, attitudes and quality of life of people at risk from the impacts of climate change.
4c Public awareness and public education for disaster risk reduction - IFRC
Practical advice and guidance on public messaging and information related to the safety
of communities at risk and to mitigate the impact of shocks, hazards and disasters.
4c Minimum standards for local climate-smart disaster risk reduction
A practical checklist to help local community leaders and DRR practitioners consider
future climate risks and contribute to climate change adaptation.
4c A landscape approach for DRR - CARE + Wetlands International
Explains the main characteristics of the landscape approach to DRR and suggests
seven steps when adopting the approach.
4c Set up and running a school garden - FAO
Teaching toolkit for setting up and running a school garden.
4c Youth in action on climate change - United Nations
Case studies from the United Nations Joint Framework Initiative on Children,Youth
and Climate Change of actions carried out by youth across the world to respond to climate change.
4c Children and the changing climate: taking action to save lives - UNICEF
Collection of 9 case studies of initiatives to protect children from the danger of
climate change around the world.
- 4c The challenges of climate change - children on the front line - UNICEF
- Red Cross/ Red Crescent example(s)
4c Pacific Red Cross Youth
A message from the Red Cross Youth of the Pacific on how climate change is impacting them,
how they are already taking action to adapt but call for urgent support from the rest of the world.
4c Y-Adapt roll out from the Philippines to Haiti
The Y-Adapt curriculum originally developed in the Philippines with Phillipines Red Cross,
Plan International and Engagement Lab is now being piloted with the Haitian Red Cross.
4c Y-Adapt pilots global launch in Haiti
The global launch of pilots of the Y-Adapt programme for engagement of young people
in action on climate change took place in Haiti in October 2017.
4c Global Red Cross Youth action on adaption
As Red Cross youth from around the world complete the Y-Adapt programme their
adaptation cards will be uploaded onto this interactive world map.
- 4c Pacific Red Cross Youth