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… education seven years after such education was requested by the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA). The HFA - the 10-year global disaster risk reduction action plan … made on disaster risk reduction education at the 2009 and 2011 Global Platforms for Disaster Risk Reduction. The challenge for most countries, states the report, is … education that builds students' understanding of the causes, nature and effects of hazards, while also fostering a range of competencies and skills to enable them to …
… NEW YORK, 15 January 2014 – “Disaster risk reduction should not be seen only as an imperative to protecting investments in … and climate risk considerations to be incorporated at every stage of development. The seventh session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals heard …
… cities sustainable and resilient: implementing the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 at the local level” is a three-year initiative by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) and United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), … Under this initiative, UNISDR and its partners have been working with 20 high risk cities globally to strengthen capacities to develop and initiate the …
… and recommendations of advocates and practitioners. The Analysis section of this report draws from the wide range of reports and case studies and lessons learned from … focus on school safety outcomes. Key Committment to Outcomes include: (i) Assessment; (ii) Safe school facilities; (iii) School disaster management; (iv) … focus on school safety outcomes. Key Committment to Outcomes include: (i) Assessment; (ii) Safe school facilities; (iii) School disaster management; (iv) …
… and lessons learned, a publication of the “Global network of NGOs” for disaster risk reduction. This publication is a joint effort of the Global Network of NGOs for Disaster Risk Reduction, an emerging network of national and international NGOs aiming to reduce disaster risk worldwide. The idea of publishing a compilation of good practices in …
This publication provides 35 good practices and lessons learned as concrete examples of how to make children safer in their classrooms and educate them about disasters.
This assessment reviewed forecasts and impacts of the 1997-98 El Niño, as well as the climate-related early warning and natural disaster preparedness systems in the following locations in order to improve their ENSO (El Niño-Southern Oscillation) and other climate-related coping mechanisms; Cuba, Costa Rica, Panama Canal, Ecuador, Peru, Paraguay, Ethiop…
… seeks to highlight initiatives that have successfully linked poverty reduction and disaster risk reduction in various parts of the world. It features several projects … seeks to highlight initiatives that have successfully linked poverty reduction and disaster risk reduction in various parts of the world. It features several projects …
… This collection of good practices shows how building the capacity of local institutions is key to sustaining disaster risk reduction, and demonstrates the immediate impact of local and national … as a contribution to the 2010-11 World Disaster Reduction Campaign “Making cities resilient”. It contains: - Bangladesh: The Comprehensive Disaster Management …
… This is the 2nd edition of the Disaster Risk Management Program for Priority Countries, originally published by …