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  • Caragh Reynolds

Local Authorities and Communities Working Together to Build Resilience

ISET projects to deliver an early warning system for floods, riverbank erosion control measures and reducing the prevalence of dengue fever, all have something in common; successful collaboration between the community and government.

In Quy Nhon, local communities, with training and capacity building, developed their own flood-response plans including the identification of vulnerable individuals and evacuation routes. While local government authorities helped local officials to see how the project would help them to better serve and prote