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Disaster risk and vulnerability conference 2011

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Kottayam
Basic Information
Date: 
12/03/2011 - 14/03/2011
Venue: 
Mahatma Gandhi University
Venue Country: 
India
Language of event: 
English

The conference aims to bring together specialists, practitioners, academics, students and the public to a common platform.

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II Session of Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in The Americas

Two years after this first session, the UNISDR and the Organization of American States as co-conveners, along with the Government of Mexico as host to this second biannual session, are pleased to a

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Fifth PPRD South “prevention and preparedness” training workshop

Basic Information
Date: 
14/02/2011 - 16/02/2011
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Water and Flood Risk Management (FRM) play a key role in economic growth and social development.

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Third Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Geneva
Basic Information
Date: 
10/05/2011 - 13/05/2011
Venue: 
World Reconstruction Conference
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Event Organisers: 

International Strategy for Disaster Reduction, ISDR

Language of event: 
English

The third session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is gearing up as planning begins in earnest.

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UN-SPIDER at the Second Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Nairobi

Following the invitation of the organisers, UN-SPIDER participated in the Second Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction that took place from 14 to 16 April 2010 at the Kenyatta Int

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 30/04/2010 - 11:18
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khasankhanova_3rd_ws-bonn_22_10_09.pdf

Khasankhanova Gulchekhra. Use of space-based technologies and national SLM-IS for forecasting and reduce of disaster risks in Fergana Valley, Uzbekistan.

UN-SPIDER co-chairs inter-agency briefing on use of Remote Sensing for DRR and Emergency Response in Afghanistan

On June 22nd, an inter-agency briefing with UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER took place in Kabul to determine how best to make use of spatial data/mapping tools to support disaster risk reduction and emergency res

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 22/06/2009 - 18:00

Launch of the “SPIDER Global Thematic Partnership”

The Second Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction took place in Geneva on 15-19 June 2009.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Fri, 19/06/2009 - 18:00

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Asian Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC)

The Asian Disaster Reduction Center was established in Kobe, Hyogo prefecture, in 1998, with mission to enhance disaster resilience of the member countries, to build safe communities, and to