Environment Resilience

It is the measure of the ability or capacity that an ecosystem has to absorb environmental stress without changing its characteristic ecological patterns, this implies the system’s capacity to reorganize itself under environmental tensions and to establish alternative energy flows to remain stable without severe perturbations, only with some minor modifications into its structure; thus, resilience illustrates the capacity of natural systems to recover from the adverse effect produced by the action of minor nature itself. Es la medida de la habilidad o capacidad que tiene un ecosistema de absorber estrés ambiental sin cambiar sus patrones ecológicos característicos, esto implica la capacidad del sistema para reorganizarse bajo tensiones ambientales y establecer flujos de energía alternativos para permanecer estable sin perturbaciones severas, sólo con algunas modificaciones menores en su estructura; de esta forma, la resiliencia ilustra la capacidad de los sistemas naturales de recuperarse al efecto adverso producido por la acción del hombre o de la misma naturaleza.

Health Resilience

It is a Medical study of anything related to stress in therapeutic processes, and in general, in the techniques used to face adversities.

Resilience in Biology

It is defined as the capacity of rapidly recover from a disease or a natural disaster. Resilient creatures can live well in harsh situations in accordance to their adaptation to the ecosystem and the changes that happen in it.

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Field Guide

Pocket guide that brings together key elements of all of the modules

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Girls and Boys

Ages 9-11

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Adolescents

Ages 12 to 17

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Youth

Ages 18 to 21

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Women and Men

Age 22+

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Local Government

Local government and community representatives

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National Level

National level staff of NGOs and INGOs

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Social Hazards

For adolescents, youth and adults, community or NGO leaders

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Crosscutting Themes Module

Gender, Child Protection, Disabilities, HIV/AIDS/Health and Environment

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Early Childhood

Addresses issues regarding Early Childhood Development (ECD)

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Formal Education & DRR

Guidelines to address DRR issues in the context of formal education

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Christian Commitment and Volunteerism

Christian Commitment and Volunteerism

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