Preparing Our Home Gathering 2018


Gearing up for Emergency Preparedness week

Watch our program video! Footage by and of the youth in their communities.

What would you do to make your community more resilient?

This video by Kaileigh Taylor starring Leanne John was entered as part of the Global Youth Video Challenge for the Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas.

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Filmed on location: Ahousaht First Nation, British Columbia, Canada

Know your hazards!

Watch youth from the Líl̓wat Nation identify numerous hazards that can harm their community during the “Preparing our Home” workshop at the Xet̓ólacw Community School

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Listen to Eric Taylor talk about his community:

Watch Casey Gabriel from Lil’wat talk about volunteering and emergency management in the Lil’wat Nation