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"Safer Villages, Stronger Communities" is a one-minute video to promote disaster risk-reduction in Samoa. It was produced to raise awareness and encourage participation in village level risk-reduction training.
Commissioned by UNDP and the Ministry of Natural resources and Environment, Samoa.