Averted Disaster Award

Making Invisible Successes Visible
Launching 2022

Shedding Light on Invisible Successes

The field of disaster risk management faces the challenge of its failures being catastrophic while its successes go unnoticed. The Averted Disaster Award recognizes the innumerable successful interventions implemented worldwide and helps ensure society continues to function, thrive, and recover quickly in the face of disaster. This is urgent work worth celebrating!