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About the GDPC

The Global Disaster Preparedness Center (GDPC) is a reference center to support innovation and learning in disaster preparedness established by the American Red Cross and the IFRC. All over the world, the Red Cross and Red Crescent network and its partners are striving to help communities prepare for disasters. We are working to build a Community that can help communities prepare for disasters and save lives.

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