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Fifth Africa Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Abuja
Basic Information
Date: 
13/05/2014 - 16/05/2014
Venue: 
Transcorp Hilton
Venue Country: 
Nigeria
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction -Regional Office for Africa (UNISDR-AF)

Co-organisers: 

African Union (AU)

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

Language of event: 
English

The Fifth Africa Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is being organised, under the leadership

latitude: 
9.06667
longitude: 
7.48333

5th Conference of the International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRiM 2014)

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sun, 31/08/2014
Venue City: 
London, Ontario
Basic Information
Date: 
30/10/2014 - 01/11/2014
Venue: 
Western University
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

Integrated Disaster Risk Management Society (IDRiM)

Language of event: 
English

The theme of the conference is "Building Disaster Resilient C

latitude: 
42.9869
longitude: 
-81.2432

IRDR Conference 2014 - Integrated Disaster Risk Science: A Tool for Sustainability

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
07/06/2014 - 09/06/2014
Venue: 
Beijing International Convention Center (BICC)
Venue Country: 
China
Event Organisers: 

Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR)

Co-organisers: 

International Council for Science (ICSU)

International Social Science Council (ISSC)

UNISDR

China Association for Science and Technology

RADI

China International Conference Centre for Science and Technology

Language of event: 
English
IRDR Conference 2014

The IRDR Programme, in partnership with the China Association for Science and

latitude: 
39.904
longitude: 
116.408

2014 National hurricane conference

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Orlando, Florida
Basic Information
Date: 
14/04/2014 - 17/04/2014
Venue: 
The Hilton Orlando
Venue Country: 
United States of America
Event Organisers: 

National Hurricane Conference

Language of event: 
English

The primary goal of the National Hurricane Confer

latitude: 
28.5383
longitude: 
-81.3792

Climate Change and resilient cities

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 01/08/2014
Venue City: 
The Hague
Basic Information
Date: 
29/09/2014 - 10/10/2014
Venue: 
The Hague Academy for Local Governance
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

the Hague Academy for Local Governance

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
2,890.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

This includes all training-related costs, as well as drinks, lunches, training materials and travel during the training programme. Travel to and from the Hague and accommodation is not included.

 

 

This two-week course discusses how local authorities can respond a

latitude: 
52.0705
longitude: 
4.3007

AIWEST-DR 2014 Annual International Workshop and Expo on Sumatra Tsunami Disaster and Recovery

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 15/08/2014
Venue City: 
Banda Aceh
Basic Information
Date: 
22/10/2014 - 24/10/2014
Venue Country: 
Indonesia
Event Organisers: 

Syiah Kuala University

Language of event: 
English

latitude: 
5.55
longitude: 
95.3167

Comprehensive disaster risk management framework

Basic Information
Date: 
14/04/2014 - 23/05/2014
Event Organisers: 

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) is th

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

latitude: 
27.7
longitude: 
85.3333

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

Water, food, energy, climate: Smart solutions for 2050

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
London
Basic Information
Date: 
31/03/2014
Venue: 
Royal Institution of Great Britain
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

Intelligence Squared

Language of event: 
English

The world’s population is exploding at a rate of 80 million

latitude: 
51.5085
longitude: 
-0.125487