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4th International Conference on Flood Recovery, Innovation and Response

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Poznan
Basic Information
Date: 
18/06/2014 - 20/06/2014
Venue Country: 
Poland
Event Organisers: 

University of the West England

Wessex Institute of Technology

Language of event: 
English

FRIAR 2014 is the fourth Conference of this succe

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9th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Hazard Mitigation

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
New Forest
Basic Information
Date: 
04/06/2014 - 06/06/2014
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

Wessex Institute of Technology

Language of event: 
English

The analysis and management of risk and the mitig

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Disaster Risk Management and Environmental Assessment for Spatial Planning

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Twente
Basic Information
Date: 
20/05/2014
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation ITC, University of Twente, the Netherlands

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
Professionals who are involved in development planning (including environmental and risk assessment and management) and who wish to acquire procedural knowledge and skills in risk assessment, risk management and planning are invited to join this course. The course will strengthen the capability of environmental assessment practitioners to incorporate hazard and risk considerations in SEA and EIA. It will also illustrate hazard and risk practitioners how SEA and EIA may provide a framework for strategic planning of vulnerability to hazards and of the potential impact of various activities on disaster vulnerability. Course participants are professionals working in governmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as planners, civil engineers, architects, geographers, environmental specialists and university lecturers.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Tuition: 
2,289.00 EUR

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8th International conference on community based adaptation

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Kathmandu
Basic Information
Date: 
24/04/2014 - 30/04/2014
Venue Country: 
Nepal
Event Organisers: 

International Institute for Environment and Development

Language of event: 
English

An international conference in Nepal next month a

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From ground to growth: Can Africa's hidden water resource help secure future agricultural growth and food security

Basic Information
Date: 
21/03/2014
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

Overseas Development Institute

Language of event: 
English

Twelve months ago a paper on Africa’s water resources made t

6th international training course on climate risk management in a changing environment

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sat, 19/07/2014
Venue City: 
Bangkok
Basic Information
Date: 
01/09/2014 - 10/09/2014
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The Asian Disaster Preparedness Center invites practitioners from: Government policy makers and development practitioners representing planning agencies, local authorities, land use planning offices, disaster risk management agencies, climate change secretariats or offices attached to national level ministries or sub-national government authorities UN development and environmental agencies, international organizations such as Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies, donor agencies and NGOs working on climate risk management, climate change adaptation, disaster risk management or green development programs Academe such as Universities, research institutes or training institutes on climate risk management, climate change adaptation and disaster risk management Private sector such as insurance and construction industries Media and charity & faith based organizations working on climate change adaptation, climate risk management or disaster risk management
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Understanding the science of climate change and potential interventions and their integration into development policies and practices has become a challenge for development and disaster risk reduct

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UNISDR: Google plays important role in disaster relief

Speaking in Japan at the Google-hosted event, "Big Tent: The Role of Technology in Disaster Preparedness and Relief", the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) head of office Mar

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 04/07/2012 - 08:46