This Learner Guide supports the unit of competency CCDRR06 (Demonstrate how traditional knowledge helps communities to become more resilient to disasters and climate change) which specifies knowledge, skills and attitudes associated with learning about ways in which traditional knowledge (TK) can help communities to adapt to hazard events and climate change. The unit is the sixth in a series of seven units that comprise VRDTCA’s compulsory training programme on climate change and disaster risk reduction at Certificate
Level 1.

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2 015
Charles Pierce
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Vanuatu Rural Development and Training Centres' Association
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Climate Change Topic
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The units have been produced with technical and financial assistance from the SPC/GIZ’s Coping with Climate Change in the Pacific Island Region (CCCPIR) programme, implemented on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. The University of the South Pacific’s Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development (USP PACE SD) contributed to its technical