The StIRRRD Activity Toolkit

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4.0 Increasing DRR Competency

To upskill key staff and stakeholders in DRR to help in the development and implementation of the Action Plan.


  • Provide staff with access to specialist training, e.g. through university courses,training programmes, annual DRR seminars.
  • Visit other locations to observe DRR activities and examples of Action Planimplementation.
  • Provide access to the StIRRRD library of presentations, conference proceedings,and papers.
  • Universities should be improving their own capacity and provide support andresources to local government and key stakeholders.

Activity Resources and Instruments

  • Study visits
  • Specialist training
  • StIRRRD library of presentations, conference proceedings and papers
  • Local University training and DRR research centres


  • Action Plan DRAFT Version 2

Case study examples

  • Base isolation training
  • RiskScape training
  • Hazard and Risk 101
  • NZ study visit 1 and visit 2
  • Activity seminar 1 and seminar 2
  • UNRAM Centre for Disaster Management

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