Building Safer Communities

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A fierce cyclone that struck Fiji in late 2008 claimed lives and destroyed buildings, leaving communities devastated. One building that was extensively damaged was the Loreto Primary School. See how Caritas Australia helped the community to rebuild a safer school in the aftermath of the disaster and learn about disaster preparedness. [Exerpt fro Caritas website]

'Building Safer Communities' was filmed and produced by John Reed, Lecturer in Communications at the University of Notre Dame Australia, for Caritas Australia.


'Building Safer Communities' may be accessed from the Caritas Australia youtube channel here

The Creator:

Mr John Reed