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Dare to prepare: taking risk seriously

Hero image description: Flooding in Pakistan: a submerged street near Nowshera, Kyhber-Pakhtunkhwa province Image credit:Abdul Majeed Goraya/IRIN Image license:ODI given rights
​This video explores an ODI report which argues that in order to be prepared to deal effectively with disasters or crises, preparedness measures need to be put in place before a crisis occurs.

This report recommends the establishment of a new global financing mechanism which can fund activities across the 'emergency preparedness continuum'.