Safer Cities 9: Reducing Fire Threats to Homes: Piloting Community-based Fire Risk Assessment in Ban Hatsady Village

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This study presents the practical experience of the Ban Hatsady villagers as they worked together to identify their own vulnerabilities and developed their own strategies for reducing impact of future fire hazards. It shows how a communitybased fire risk management approach becomes a key to overcoming recurring problems of fire.
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