UNISDR 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction
The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (Global Platform), as recognized by the UN General Assembly, is the main forum at the global level for strategic advice, coordination, partnership development and the review of progress in the implementation of international instruments on disaster risk reduction. It was established in 2006 and is now the world's foremost gathering of stakeholders committed to reducing disaster risk and building the resilience of communities and nations.
Applications to organise Side Events during the 2017 Global Platform are now being accepted for consideration. See website.
UKCDS research into what countries want to help them prepare for and respond to disasters has...15 May 2015
This course will provide those involved in disaster risk reduction with a clear understanding of...11 January 2017
To celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the Institute of Hazard, Risk & Resilience (IHRR)...9 December 2016