The Looking Beyond Disaster Youth Ambassadors proudly launched the LBD Toolkit at the Third World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction.

 

***Photos to come soon***

 

Welcome & Introduction

Jason Pemberton (New Zealand): LBD Ambassador and Lead Author of the LBD Toolkit; Drafting Committee Member, Sendai Communique; LBD Participant, Christchurch 2011 (New Zealand), Powershift Pacific 2012 (New Zealand), Sendai 2012 (Japan), & Padang 2013 (Indonesia).

Youth experience of disasters in Asia and the Pacific

Past LBD Participants

The value of LBD for Pacific networks

Inangaro Vakaafi (Niue): Facilitator, LBD Powershift Pacific 2012 (New Zealand), Participant, LBD Christchurch 2011 (New Zealand)

Sustained success across the Asia Pacific region

Tam Hoang (Australia): Participant, LBD Powershift Pacific 2012 (New Zealand) & Padang 2013 (Indonesia)

Lessons learned so far: Challenges to sustaining LBD at a global level

Mark Letham-Brake (New Zealand): LBD Ambassador; Drafting Committee Member, Christchurch Communique & Sendai Communique; Participant, LBD Christchurch 2011 (New Zealand) & Sendai 2012 (Japan).

Implementation of the Post-2015 Framework for DRR with the LBD Toolkit

Jason Pemberton (New Zealand): LBD Ambassador and Lead Author of the LBD Toolkit; Drafting Committee Member, Sendai Communique; LBD Participant, Christchurch 2011 (New Zealand), Powershift Pacific 2012 (New Zealand), Sendai 2012 (Japan), & Padang 2013 (Indonesia).

Perspective from partners of youth

Special Guests on the day, and we invite 1-2 minute contributions from members of the audience who have worked with young people on DRR initiatives

Closing & Informal Debrief / Networking