disaster risk reduction

Community based disaster risk management

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English

The aim of the course is that participants understand the importance of disaster risk management for disasters and the needs of self-help and mutual, natural support and acquire disaster risk management specific method for promoting community-based in each country through the self-help organization of residents disaster risk management, such as "Disaster-Safe Welfare Community" Kobe City

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

30/06/2014 to 09/08/2014

Event Organisers: 

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Language of event: 

1

Adaptation frontiers: conference on European climate change adaptation research and practice

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English

The objective of this final CIRCLE conference is to share the results of 10 years of European cooperation in climate change impacts, and adaptation research, and to pave the way for the development of new research in support of climate change adaptation in Europe in the next decade.

latitude: 

39

longitude: 

-9

Date: 

10/03/2014 to 12/03/2014

Venue City: 

Lisbon

Event Organisers: 

Climate Impacts Research and Response Coordination for a Larger Europe, University of Lisbon (CIRCLE 2)

Language of event: 

1

ICPEM annual conference 2014

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
English

Routes to business and community resilience: Enhancing the national security agenda

latitude: 

52

longitude: 

-0

Date: 

03/04/2014

Venue City: 

London

Venue: 

Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre, UCL (University College London)

Event Organisers: 

Institute of Civil Protection and Emergency Management (ICPEM)

Language of event: 

1

Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

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English

The 3rd World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will be held from 14 to 18 March 2015 in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan.

latitude: 

38

longitude: 

141

Date: 

14/03/2015 to 18/03/2015

Venue City: 

Sendai

Venue Country: 

  • Japan

Event Organisers: 

UNISDR

Language of event: 

1

Strategic forum with civil society networks: Consultations on a post-2015 framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

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English

This strategic dialogue is organized in the context of global consultations on a post 2015 framework for disaster risk reduction to be considered at the 3rd World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan in March 2015. 

latitude: 

46

longitude: 

6

Free tagging: 

Date: 

10/02/2014 to 11/02/2014

Venue City: 

Geneva

Language of event: 

1

Paris: Efforts to make the city resilient to floods

Thermal image of Paris

The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction invited Paris to join the “Making Cities Resilient” Campaign.

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Fri, 31/01/2014 - 09:17

New Zealand's first Disaster Communications Conference

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English

An Auckland Council-sponsored disaster communication conference will be held in Auckland in May.

Attendees will hear some of the world’s leading disaster communications professionals, including Denis McLean, Chief of Communications for the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, discuss their experiences and give advice and tips on how to lead the community through a disaster.

Date: 

22/05/2014 to 23/05/2014

Venue: 

Heritage Hotel, 35 Hobson Street, Auckland Central

Venue City: 

Auckland

Event Organisers: 

Emergency Media and Public Affairs

University of Auckland

Language of event: 

1

Russia: Disaster risk management a priority during G8 presidency

Disaster Risk Management is among the five priorities

The Head of United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), Margareta Wahlström, welcomed the Russian Federation’s declared intention to making the promotion of integrated disaster risk management one its five priority areas during its G8 presidency.

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Tue, 28/01/2014 - 14:13

5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos

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English

 

The 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014 will be held under the theme "Integrative Risk Management - The role of science, technology & practice" from 24 - 28 August 2014 in Davos, Switzerland.

latitude: 

47

longitude: 

10

Date: 

24/08/2014 to 28/08/2014

Venue City: 

Davos

Event Organisers: 

Global Risk Forum Davos

Co-organisers: 

UNISDR

Language of event: 

1

Disaster Risk Reduction in emergencies

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
English

What does the course cover?

latitude: 

52

longitude: 

-0

Training Target Audience: 

The course is designed to benefit field practitioner staff of INGOs, NGOs, CBOs and goverment department staff responsible for disaster risk reduction.

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

03/02/2014 to 07/02/2014

Venue City: 

London

Event Organisers: 

RedR - United Kingdom

Language of event: 

1

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