Individual/Community Preparedness

How do we better ensure individual, family, and community preparedness? How can we build public education campaigns to promote personal and community responsibility?
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Individual/Community Preparedness

Increase Social Capital of Vulnerable Populations

Viable support networks and social connections, which are part of the larger theory of social capital, are protective factors that decrease risk and enhance adaptation (Norris et al., 2007). Social capital theory suggests that “the more people connect with each other, the more they will trust each other and the better off they will be individually and collectively, because social capital has a strong collective... more »


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