Risk Award 2015  a joint initiative by of United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), Munich Re Foundation, Germany and Global Risk Forum, Davos.

The project focuses on reducing disaster risks faced by the vulnerable populations with special focus on participation of women and children as key decision makers.


The initiative has been implemented in 68 locations including 12 Slums in Pune for detailed disaster risk assessment, awareness generation & capacity building and it is up-scaled to 24 Denotified and Nomadic Tribal settlements, 13 tribal hamlets, 16 rural villages and 3 more urban Slums.