After experiencing enormous catastrophes, Nicaragua designed a complete legal framework for disaster risk management. Following decentralization principles, the municipality is the main responsible for planning and managing risks at local level. Although it should work based on theory, in practice disaster risk management is far from...

After carrying out several activities with five rural communities of Somotillo (Nicaragua) for the risk assessment of the municipality, I would say it is important to consider the following issues when planning activities in the field: Venue First and foremost, the meeting has to be scheduled preferably...

Kilimanjaro Hope Organization - KIHO, our guest local NGO, has already finished a project related to the restoration of a road. This initiative, which has been supported by the World Food Program – WFP, basically aimed at the enlargement of the road that crosses Pare...