Child's drawing of a red triangle, inside are 3 drawings of a tornado, an earthquake and a blue wave. Underneath the triangle is written the word 'Cuidado' which is Spanish and Portuguese for 'take care'

The CUIDAR Project ‘Dives into Science’ with the Open University of Catalonia

“Children and young people do not identify with the current paternalist approach to civil defence. Today, they ask to be fully empowered citizens: to participate, be active, cooperate…”   So begins the account of a powerful interaction between children and young people, practitioners and policy makers in disaster management and risk reduction held for the[…]