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ICPEM annual conference 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
London
Basic Information
Date: 
03/04/2014
Venue: 
Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre, UCL (University College London)
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

Institute of Civil Protection and Emergency Management (ICPEM)

Language of event: 
English

Routes to business and community resilien

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51.5085
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Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Sendai
Basic Information
Date: 
14/03/2015 - 18/03/2015
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

UNISDR

Language of event: 
English

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38.2682
longitude: 
140.869

Strategic forum with civil society networks: Consultations on a post-2015 framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Geneva
Basic Information
Date: 
10/02/2014 - 11/02/2014
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Language of event: 
English

This strategic dialogue is organized in the context of global cons

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46.1984
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Paris: Efforts to make the city resilient to floods

Thermal image of Paris

The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction invited Paris to join the “Making Cities Resilient” Campaign.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Fri, 31/01/2014 - 09:17
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48.8566
longitude: 
2.35222

New Zealand's first Disaster Communications Conference

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Auckland
Basic Information
Date: 
22/05/2014 - 23/05/2014
Venue: 
Heritage Hotel, 35 Hobson Street, Auckland Central
Venue Country: 
New Zealand
Event Organisers: 

Emergency Media and Public Affairs

University of Auckland

Language of event: 
English

An Auckland Council-sponsored disaster communicat

Russia: Disaster risk management a priority during G8 presidency

Disaster Risk Management is among the five priorities

The Head of United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), Margareta Wahlström, welcomed the Russian Federation’s declared intention to making the promotion of integrated disaster risk

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Tue, 28/01/2014 - 14:13
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38.7223
longitude: 
-9.13934

5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Davos
Basic Information
Date: 
24/08/2014 - 28/08/2014
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Event Organisers: 

Global Risk Forum Davos

Co-organisers: 

UNISDR

Language of event: 
English

 

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46.8001
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9.83089

Disaster Risk Reduction in emergencies

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
London
Basic Information
Date: 
03/02/2014 - 07/02/2014
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

RedR - United Kingdom

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is designed to benefit field practitioner staff of INGOs, NGOs, CBOs and goverment department staff responsible for disaster risk reduction.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

What does t

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UN designates Special Envoy for Disaster Risk Reduction and Water

Han Seung-soo was appointed Special Envoy for Disaster Risk Reduction and Water.

On 19 December 2013, the United Nations appointed a Special Envoy for Disaster Risk Reduction and Water who will support the United Nations’ work on water related disaster risk reduction.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Tue, 24/12/2013 - 06:49

UN-SPIDER participates in RESAP and Asia-Pacific Year meetings

From 26 to 27 November 2013, UN-SPIDER participated in the 17th Session of the Intergovernmental Consultative Committee (ICC) on the Regional Space Applications Programme for Sustainable Developmen

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 04/12/2013 - 13:00
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13.7279
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