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COPE Academy, Sichuan Province. Under Grand Mistress Fu, the COPE squad receive intensive training on disasters and how to be prepared. Join their epic Wildfires mission to Pretoria, South Africa and then onto San Francisco, USA where they have to put their disaster risk reduction skills into action.
The full value chain of wildfires is excellently articulated in this schematic book as an educational tool for all users.
— DR JOHAN S TANDER
Director of Services Department
World Meteorological Organization
The real life story illustrations shows children the meaning of hope and humanity in disaster readiness, response and rebuilding their communities by caring for themselves, others, animals and the environment.
— PROF A LOMBARD
Department of Social Work and Criminology,
University of Pretoria
The COPE booklets are great examples of the types of tools needed to generate awareness among children to become agents for enhancing disaster preparedness and resilience.
— DR ANIME S H KUMAR
Deputy Chief, UNDRR Regional Office for
Asia and the Pacific
This book both entertains and informs children about the dangers of wildfires and their relationship to climate change.
— F IRE CHIEF J E ANINE NICHOLSON
San Francisco Fire Department
When wildfires occur, children can be stressed and families often need to prepare and react quickly. The COPE Wildfire book gives children important information and tools to help
them understand how they can make a positive difference.
— R . JAN GURLEY, M .D.
Deputy Health Officer and Director
San Francisco Department of Public Health