of disaster fatalities occur

in developing countries.

DATA FROM THE UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP). 2014

Here is What Can Change

Empower communities to prevent losses and to keep people safe in the first place.

Our mission is to end preventable death and suffering from natural disasters. The goal is resilience.

It's always a smart investment, even more so for those who stand to lose everything.

Taking Action BEFORE Disasters

EARTHQUAKES. LANDSLIDES. TSUNAMIS. EXTREME WEATHER.

This is Where We Work

Programs in More Than 20 Countries Since 1991

Success Focuses on People

Children attend safer schools. 

Hospitals can function in a crisis.

Governments regulate safe growth. 

Engineers & builders construct safely.

Scientists & academics find solutions. 

Families take important steps to prepare.

Making an Impact