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VIENNA, 7 October 2016 – Rolled out in the wake of one of the deadliest storms to strike Europe in decades, the continent-wide weather information service Meteoalarm plays a life-saving role by raising public awareness of how to curb risks, and fosters international cooperation into the bargain. Meteoalarm, which provides alerts that avoid jargon and f…
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28 December 2016
… National Model United Nations. The 350 students from institutions in 11 countries – Canada, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Japan, Philippines, Russia, … National Model United Nations. The 350 students from institutions in 11 countries – Canada, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Japan, Philippines, Russia, …
… as strengthening existing frameworks to remain relevant with respect to emerging hazards. Significantly, one-third of the countries responding to this Baseline Survey … as strengthening existing frameworks to remain relevant with respect to emerging hazards. Significantly, one-third of the countries responding to this Baseline Survey …
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27 July 2009
… sharing and early warning; - Coordination of disaster mitigation, preparedness and response; - Financing of disaster losses, reconstruction and recovery, and of disaster … sharing and early warning; - Coordination of disaster mitigation, preparedness and response; - Financing of disaster losses, reconstruction and recovery, and of disaster …
GENEVA, 4 December, 2018 – The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) today launched the Implementation Guide for Man-made and Technical Hazards in response to the growing number and magnitude of man-made disasters worldwide. UNISDR Director, Kirsi Madi, speaking at the launch -  hosted by HE Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative o…
BRUSSELS, 11 December 2014 – Kamnik has become the first town in the Balkan state of Slovenia to join UNISDR's Making Cities Resilient Campaign. An event last week to mark the move brought together representatives from national and local authorities, and dozens of firefighter volunteers. “Slovenia as well as the municipality of Kamnik are very prone to…
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21 April 2011
The document serves the purpose of providing up to date information relating to National Platforms for Disaster Risk Reduction within the UNISDR Europe Region. To date 27 NPs have been officially nominated in UNISDR Europe Region. (Last updated 11 December 2014)
BRUSSELS, 27 April 2018 - A new European Science and Technology Advisory Group (E-STAG) convened this week in Sofia, Bulgaria, to focus on improving disaster risk knowledge in 55 countries across Europe and Central Asia. UNISDR and the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre have established the group to tackle new emerging challenges. Opening the…