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… This monthly newsletter highlights UNISDR activities around the world. This issue reports on: (i) the Global Platform 2013 plenary session on the … of Barcelona as role model city; (vi) a media training in Myanmar five years after Cyclone Nargis; (vii) Central Asia meeting on the post-2015 framework for … of Barcelona as role model city; (vi) a media training in Myanmar five years after Cyclone Nargis; (vii) Central Asia meeting on the post-2015 framework for …
The policy brief informs local policymakers about the current trends and activities taking place in selected cities that have signed up to the Making Cities Resilient Campaign since 2010. The Summary draws largely on the findings of the Making Cities Resilient Report 2012, as well as interviews and information local governments have self-reported to the…
… to Outcomes include: (i) Assessment; (ii) Safe school facilities; (iii) School disaster management; (iv) Disaster risk reduction in school curricula. … ISDR Thematic Platform for Knowledge and Education …
GENEVA, 8 October 2013 – Legislators from 74 parliaments around the world yesterday agreed that building safer and more resilient communities requires a paradigm shift towards a “disaster risk-sensitive development model”. In a debate entitled “Towards risk-resilient development: Taking into account demographic trends and natural constraints” the Inter…
… more resilient future. Beirut Mayor Hamad also highlighted the difficulty to keep DRR at the forefront of thinking: "People have short memories. In Lebanon through all … more resilient future. Beirut Mayor Hamad also highlighted the difficulty to keep DRR at the forefront of thinking: "People have short memories. In Lebanon through all …
… The 2013-2014 DIPECHO Action Plan for the Caribbean aims to establish greater collaboration and coordination … regional initiatives and regional coordination mechanisms supporting the 2013-2014 Action Plan. Committee members are requested to contribute to the implementation … process by stimulating the potential outputs & outcomes supporting the 2013-2014 Action Plan. … The 2013-2014 DIPECHO Action Plan for the Caribbean aims to establish …
… This document summarizes the outcomes of the Programme Forum and presents the progress made in disaster prevention and risk reduction during the International Decade for Natural … protection. The document discusses several success stories on public awareness practices, effective early warning systems and improved defence against earthquake, …