2009 UNISDR Sasakawa Award
The UNISDR Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction 2009 Certificate of Distinction given to DW
For "Sustainable implementation of disaster risk reduction at community level" based on DW's 20 years of work on typhoon resistant housing in Vietnam
The United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction recognises excellence in reducing disaster risk for a safer more sustainable world.
See submission text for the Award.