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Capacity Development

Disaster Preparedness Forum 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Manila
Basic Information
Date: 
22/07/2014
Venue: 
Makati Shangri-La
Venue Country: 
Philipinnes
Event Organisers: 

CSR Asia

Prudence Foundation

Language of event: 
English

The second annual Disaster Preparedness Forum hosted by CSR Asia a

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Facilitating community managed disaster risk reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Diredawa
Basic Information
Date: 
10/06/2014 - 20/06/2014
Venue Country: 
Ethiopia
Event Organisers: 

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction 

Language of event: 
English

The global climate system is undergoing constant change leading to

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Second integrated research on disaster risk Conference: Integrated Disaster Risk Science, a Tool for Sustainability

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
07/06/2014 - 09/06/2014
Venue Country: 
China P. Rep.
Event Organisers: 

Integrated Research in Disaster Risk

Language of event: 
English

The IRDR Programme, in partnership with the China

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39.904
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5th Conference of the International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRiM 2014)

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sun, 31/08/2014
Venue City: 
London, Ontario
Basic Information
Date: 
30/10/2014 - 01/11/2014
Venue: 
Western University
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

Integrated Disaster Risk Management Society (IDRiM)

Language of event: 
English

The theme of the conference is "Building Disaster Resilient C

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42.9869
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IRDR Conference 2014 - Integrated Disaster Risk Science: A Tool for Sustainability

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
07/06/2014 - 09/06/2014
Venue: 
Beijing International Convention Center (BICC)
Venue Country: 
China
Event Organisers: 

Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR)

Co-organisers: 

International Council for Science (ICSU)

International Social Science Council (ISSC)

UNISDR

China Association for Science and Technology

RADI

China International Conference Centre for Science and Technology

Language of event: 
English
IRDR Conference 2014

The IRDR Programme, in partnership with the China Association for Science and

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39.904
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116.408

Training: Building Resilient Communities - Community-Managed Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sat, 19/04/2014
Venue City: 
Kathmandu
Basic Information
Date: 
21/05/2014 - 30/05/2014
Venue: 
Hotel Heritage in Bhaktapur Cultural City
Venue Country: 
Nepal
Event Organisers: 

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction, Regional Center for Asia (IIRR)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Senior managers, development planners, facilitators, trainers, resource persons, and mentors who will benefit from learning the hows and ways forward in CMDRR.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Course participants are expected to arrive one day before the start of the course. IIRR reserves the right to cancel the course one month before its schedule if the required quorum is not met. This will be immediately conveyed to the applicants.

Training Tuition: 
1,800.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

Course fee covers meals and coffee breaks, double occupancy accomodation, course-related materials, field and agency visits, and airport transfers.

Additional Information: 

The course uses a participatory training approach. Short lectures are complemented by group exercises, case study analysis, plenary discussions and field visits to communities. The trainers are experienced IIRR professionals led by IIRR Asia’s Program Specialist for Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Wilson Barbon. Professionals from Nepal will also co-facilitate the training program.

The Community Managed Disaster Risk Reduction (CMDRR) approach builds people’s capacities to prevent and mitigate the impact of hazards of communities at risk.

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In times of dwindling resources, disaster risk reduction is an easy win

A new report from the United Nations confirms what governments already hear but are slow to believe: that disciplined public sector involvement in “disaster risk reduction” can signific

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 16/03/2011 - 10:10

Advisory Support

Bridging the gap: UN-SPIDER's Technical Advisory Support

Fourth United Nations International UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop opened

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 13/10/2010 - 16:30
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