Statements and messages

Regional Launch of the Early Warnings for All Initiative (EW4ALL) for the Caribbean
While I wish I could be with you in person, I am delighted to send this message for the first regional launch of the Early Warnings for All initiative. I thank Barbados, CARICOM and the Caribbean Disaster Management Agency for hosting and organizing.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
The 2011 Van earthquakes occurred in eastern Turkey near the city of Van.
Statement on the devastating earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria by Mami Mizutori, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction and Head of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
SRSG Mami Mizutori
I congratulate India on assuming the Presidency of the G20 from Indonesia and commend India’s Presidency on the decision to establish the first G20 working group on Disaster Risk Reduction.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
SRSG Mami Mizutori
Coming on the heels of a year that saw many climate-driven disasters, including the recent devastation in Pakistan, it is no wonder that addressing the impacts of these disasters was front and centre at COP27, which was dubbed the “implementation COP.”
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Head of UNDRR Mami Mizutori for IDDRR 2022
On this World Tsunami Awareness Day, let us commit to closing these gaps by achieving Target G of the Sendai Framework to expand early warning and early action for everyone.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Head of UNDRR Mami Mizutori for IDDRR 2022
On the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2022, Head of UNDRR Mami Mizutori calls on all countries to implement Target G of the Sendai Framework to increase access to multi-hazard early warning systems and risk information.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
António Guterres UN Secretary-General
Early warning systems – and the ability to act on them – are proven life-savers.
United Nations - Headquarters
Statement by Ms. Mami Mizutori, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction 2022 HLPF Side Event: Enhancing Resilient and Inclusive Localization of the SDGs in the Context of Sustainable Climate Recovery.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Remarks by Ms. Mami Mizutori, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction to the 2022 HLPF Side Event: Sustainable Recovery in Practice: What Does a Sustainable and Resilient Recovery in Countries Look Like?
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Tonight, we celebrate the progress of LDCs and SIDS in strengthening early warning systems.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction