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.
The General Assembly confirmed that the 3rd World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will take place in Sendai City, Japan from 14 to18 March 2015.
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Course fees begin from 540 GBP and are based on a price banding system. The fees are inclusive of all training resources, lunch and refreshments
Registration will take place from 8.45 am on the first day.
Set amidst the context of global climate change and population growth, the number of natural and human-made emergencies every year has increased drastically in the past decade.
Japan will host the world conference slated to be held next year at which countries will adopt the successor to the current global blueprint for disaster risk reduction efforts, as announced
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has announced its intention to double the overall support for disaster reduction over the next five years and adding five countries per year to the &
Among the Shanghai Expo 2010 "Better City, Better Life ", a forum focusing on Disaster Risk Reduction will be held. The Forum consists of an Exhibit and an international Conference.
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