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CPR of Unlawful Detention

Much like CPR training helps us to be calm under pressure when an actual emergency happens, what if there were "advance training" for at-risk communities, to give people the tools they need at a time when they're not panicked.

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In CPR training, we learn simple rules to memorize and help us be able to act at a time when our emotions are high and we can't think straight. We learn the A-B-Cs (airway, breathing, compressions). For recognizing strokes, we have FAST (face, arms, speech, time). What are the simple rules for detainees and their loved ones, which we can teach communities before a crisis occurs? 

What kind of resources are needed to get this idea off the ground and/or support it over time?

Education curriculum Awareness campaign

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Amjad's A to Z (see below) Christine's build on my last post

How could this idea also be adapted to work in low-tech situations?

It is a low-tech solution. The high-tech version could include phone apps or web campaigns to help get the message across.


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Fab thinking & great builds, Amy!

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