|Project||PILOT SCHOOL WATCHING WORKSHOP|
To introduce vital hazard mapping tools to secondary school students and teachers in the Muar district.
|Project Partners||Ministry of Education|
Conducted a workshop to identifying hazards and finding solutions to reducing the risks at schools.
|Locations||SMK (A) Maahad Muar|
|Period||November 9 and 10, 2007|
It saw the participation of student and teacher representatives from 34 schools in the district who learned the essentials of hazard mapping and disaster awareness raising. The participants were exposed to a variety of theoretical and practical sessions. They undertook school watching in the school compound and identified and photographed potential hazards. They then created a map and identified solutions to the problems found.