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Mereka Yang Siaga/ The Prepared Ones. ©UNESCO 2007
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Mereka Yang Siaga/ The Prepared Ones

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Language(s): Indonesian subtitles: Eng

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Disaster prevention
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Nias Island was among the areas that were struck by the Indian Ocean Tsunami on December 26, 2004. It also experienced a major earthquake of magnitude 8.7 on March 28, 2005.

This film retraces the remarkable journey of Nurhayat Fau, a 63-year-old woman who is known by the community as Ina Tulo, in raising community disaster preparedness and awareness in Lagundri Village, Teluk Dalam Regency, South Nias Sub-District.

on this subject: "The Prepared Ones" - A Film About Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction Efforts On Nias

Place/country: Indonesia,
Type: Documentary
Credits: Lianto Luseno (director), Nurhayat Fau (participant),
UNESCO Jakarta (publisher), UNDP (publisher), MPBI (publisher), Elsaka (publisher), Ragam Media Network (producer).
Published in: 2007

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