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Bucharest, Romania - not a resilience-savvy city

After finding about my city's resilience program, i've did a mini-survey through 3 of my online contacts to see
1. If they know about any of this.
2. What do they think about my findings.

- The response for the first point of discussion was as i expected, none of them knew anything about this.
- 2/3 said that in a crisis they would call 112.
- 1/3 said that maybe there is an agency that dealt with crisis situations.
- 1/3 never thought about this before.

- After seeing my findings, the conclusions were that:
- This information is not readily known and easily accesible to the public.
- Even if someone reached this information, the manner in which it is presented doesn't convey attraction to the subject [it is in the form of continuous boring text]

~Shared knowledge is power~


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Comment by Shakwei Mbindyo on April 19, 2010 at 1:57pm
Agent Bulent, perhaps you can find a way to reach more than 3 people to see if the findings are representative. What do you think can be done to increase awareness - could this be a possible Evokation?n +1LI
Comment by Michele Baron on April 19, 2010 at 4:12pm
Hi Bulent, the site gives current weather stats (15 degrees C--kind of chilly, yes?) and the greenline phone, but not even any emergency numbers or contacts. No radio or TV frequencies, and no up to date names of responsible overseers or list of first contact parties (that I could find). I agree with Shakwei, maybe this could be a good Evokation--people need to be aware and resourceful to be resilient in any crisis or fluid situation...
thank you for the post
Comment by John D. Boyden on May 12, 2010 at 4:08pm
Good post! Michele and Shakwei both make good points. I noted a phone number, though and from translation it does read like the typical government doc**ent. Too much detail, but nothing clear and simple. +1 LS


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