“… in spite of mass media and ICT proliferation in Asia, reminding us that better management of information is critical. This project goes further, by building community capacity to respond to hazard information and warnings.” (Gunawardene, N.)
From 3 to 9 April 2006, a residential training program was conducted for 24 youth leaders drawn from the Sarvodaya Shanti Sena (Peace Brigade)
a countrywide youth force consisting
over 100,000 persons dedicated to peace building and community development.