The Win DRR Award, the Risk Award and the Sasakawa Award recognize excellence, innovation and leadership in disaster risk reduction.

WIN DRR Leadership Award: Rising Star Award - Finalists

Asia and the Pacific is the most disaster-prone region in the world. Women across the region are helping us to understand, prevent and reduce the risk of disasters we face. These inspiring women are the 12 finalists for the 2022 Rising Star Women’s International Network for Disaster Risk Reduction Leadership Award.

WIN DRR Leadership Award

Nominations are now open for the WIN DRR Leadership Awards!  Cash prizes will be given to outstanding women leaders working in disaster risk reduction across the Asia-Pacific Region. Nominate now through the WIN DRR Leadership Award nomination form.

Sasakawa Award Winners 2022

Three individuals – Myriam Urzúa Venegas, Rajib Shaw and Glenn Suerte Felipe Banaguas – and three organizations – the Pacific Disaster Center, Save the Children Philippines, and SEEDS – are the six laureates of the 2022 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction.