Disaster preparedness, myths and programs that hold promise
We’re currently seeking feedback on this podcast and would love to hear your thoughts. It’ll take less than five minutes of your time and will help to shape future episodes. You can access the survey here: Podcast feedback. Thanks!
In this episode we talk to Dr. Briony Towers, a research fellow in the Centre for Urban Research at RMIT University, about the benefits of involving children in disaster preparedness, as well as some of the myths and misconceptions that children hold about disasters and bushfires in particular.
In this episode you will learn:
- The survive and thrive program for primary schools (10:39)
- Children’s involvement in their own preparedness (18:27)