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First Response Radio Needed in Pakistan

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Thirty participants from Pakistan’s major FM radio channels and representatives from INGO and NGO agencies have welcomed plans to set up a First Response Radio (FRR) network in Pakistan.   Speaking at FRR’s inaugural meeting at a hotel in Islamabad, IOM (International Organisation for Migration) coordinator Naima Saeed told the audience that radio was a key medium for […]

When Disaster Strikes!

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How does F1RST Response get a radio station on the air in 72 hrs following a disaster? Find out in 72 Seconds! HCRUK is a member of the First Response Radio Network  

Act Now Save Later

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A powerful  video clip from UNDP’s Act Now Save Later campaign highlighting that in the last decade, almost one million people have been killed by disasters and more than one trillion dollars have been lost. Yet only 1% of international aid is spent to minimise the impact of these disasters.