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… has been made in removing radioactive materials from the soil, farm land, homes and public buildings. Over 80% of infrastructure has been rebuilt, including schools, … area of natural hazards to bring in technological risks and issues such as health. It also links with other parts of the international agenda such as the … has been made in removing radioactive materials from the soil, farm land, homes and public buildings. Over 80% of infrastructure has been rebuilt, including schools, …
… multi-systems collapse as a result of an unprecedented combination of man-made and natural hazards. This disaster has profoundly shaped our understanding of disaster … biological hazards. In many ways this shift in attitudes to go beyond a focus on natural hazards is due to events here in Japan five years ago.” … 11 March 2016, TOKYO … multi-systems collapse as a result of an unprecedented combination of man-made and natural hazards. This disaster has profoundly shaped our understanding of disaster …
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, women leaders in the Pacific have been able to carve a larger space to bring the voices and perspectives of women and girls to the policy tables and influence disaster preparedness and response. Ms Agnes Titus, of the Nazareth Centre for Rehabilitation in Bougainville, an autonomous region in Papua New Guinea, co…
… that considers climate, biological and other hazards. To that end, the Pacific Resilience Partnership (PRP) organises webinar series which: 1.           showcase resilience initiatives within the context of multiple hazards; 2.           showcase collective and innovative resilience efforts at the regional, national and community levels; 3.           should …
… Meeting (PRM) has closed, focusing on discussion and recommendations around the Framework for Resilient Development in the Pacific (FRDP)’s ten Guiding Principles and … of monitoring and reporting on progress in the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and the achievement of the Sustainable … (PRP), which is a unique partnership to support the implementation of the Framework for Resilient Development in the Pacific. The PRP is comprised of …
… 9,000 of Fiji’s most vulnerable families. UN-Habitat Team Leader for Climate Resilience, Inga Korte, emphasised how important it is to maintain community outreach … 9,000 of Fiji’s most vulnerable families. UN-Habitat Team Leader for Climate Resilience, Inga Korte, emphasised how important it is to maintain community outreach …
… the hardships being experienced today”. Some countries are already taking action in response to lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic response with a call for … as well as “investing in reducing hazard exposure and vulnerability, nature-based solutions, information and communication networks, early warning systems and evidence-based policymaking”.   … National and local governments, civil society …
(Check against delivery) INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND POP FESTIVAL FOR YOUTH-LED CLIMATE ACTION 1-5 DECEMBER --------------------------------- MAMI MIZUTORI SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION DECEMBER 3, 2020   Distinguished delegates, Children and youth of the world, Thank you for the opportunity to sp…
The immense challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic have not stopped efforts to protect the health and rights of women and girls in remote areas in Fiji, Tonga, and Vanuatu. Cherol Latika, Team leader for the Vanuatu Family Health Association                                                                                                      …
… Suva – Pacific island countries are seeking to broaden and strengthen their disaster risk financing strategies as a key element of addressing the ongoing Climate … importance of strengthening the financial resilience of Pacific countries to reduce disaster risk. Ms. Litea Biukoto, Team Leader of Disaster Risk Reduction for the … by Pacific governments to support national implementation of the Framework for Resilient Development in the Pacific (FRDP). A video recording of the webinar can be …