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Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction: Output Documents available

Plenary Summary: Global Platform and Discussions on Post-2015 Framework

The Fourth Session of the Global Platform took place from 19 to 23 May 2013 in Geneva, Switzerland.

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mar, 18/06/2013 - 15:19
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Tangible Earth: The World's first interactive digital Globe

Professor Shinichi Takemura demonstrating the Tangible Earth

During the Fourth Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Geneva which took place last week, Prof Shinichi Takemura presented his invention: The Tangible Earth.

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mié, 29/05/2013 - 07:11
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ODI Report: Disaster Risk Management and Development

The ODI report analyzes the effects of disasters on various development sectors.

The Overseas Development Institute (ODI) has published a new report entitled "Disaster Risk Management in Post-2015 Development Goals".

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jue, 25/04/2013 - 15:47

UN family agrees on plan for disaster risk reduction

Displaced Family in Thailand

Representatives of UN agencies, funds and programmes completed an action plan this week that will accelerate the integration of disaster risk reduction into all UN country level operations in respo

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vie, 08/03/2013 - 14:21
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Fourth Africa regional platform for disaster risk reduction

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Arusha
Información básica
Fecha: 
13/02/2013 - 15/02/2013
Lugar: 
Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge
País: 
Tanzania
Organizadores del evento: 

Africa Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)

Idioma del evento: 
English

The AUC in collaboration with the UNISDR have organized the 4th Africa Regional Platform for DRR, planned to take place in Arusha Tanzania from 13 to 15 February alongside the 5th Africa drought Ad

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