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Vacancy
Closing date:
31 March 2014
14-HRA-OCHA-32970-R-NEW YORK (O) United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity Organization Setting and Reporting This internship is located in the New York Liaison Office of the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR). The intern will report to the Liaison Officer. The OCHA internship is…
Vacancy
Closing date:
14 October 2014
ISDR/IC/27/2014United Nations Core Values:Integrity ● Professionalism ● Respect for diversityBackground: Created in December 1999, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and secretariat of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) is the designated focal point in the United Nations system for the coordination of disaster…
Vacancy
Closing date:
27 October 2014
ISDR/C/34/2014United Nations Core Values: Integrity ● Professionalism ● Respect for diversityBackground: Created in December 1999, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and secretariat of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) is the designated focal point in the United Nations system for the coordination of disaster…
Vacancy
Closing date:
25 December 2014
14-PGM-UNISDR-38498-R-NEW YORK (E)United Nations Core Values:Integrity ● Professionalism ● Respect for diversitySpecial Notice This post is funded from project funds and extension is subject to availability of funds.Org .Setting And Reporting Created in December 1999, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and Secretariat of the Internati…
Vacancy
Closing date:
25 December 2014
14-PGM-UNISDR-38501-R-NEW YORK (E)United Nations Core Values:Integrity ● Professionalism ● Respect for diversitySpecial Notice This post is funded from project funds and extension is subject to availability of funds.Org .Setting And Reporting Created in December 1999, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and Secretariat of the Internati…
NEW YORK, 6 February 2014 – The vital role of cities as engines of climate resilience has been recognised with the appointment of the former mayor of New York City, Michael R. Bloomberg, as Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change, by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. The head of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, Margareta Wahlst…
Event
16 May 2014
The R!SE initiative is an ambitious global response to a daunting global challenge, a new way of collaborating, to unlock the potential for public and private sector actors who are ready and willing to make a step forward and take leadership on disaster risk reduction. The overall goal of the initiative is to make all investments risk-sensitive. R!SE w…
NEW YORK, 10 June 2014 – Eighteen students at Saint Peter’s University in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States, have just completed the university’s first-ever course on disaster risk reduction, in part as a result of Hurricane Sandy which killed at least 117 people and caused $65 billion worth of damage in the US alone. The pilot course titled “Disa…