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UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction: Panelists urge negotiators in Sendai to prominently address human mobility in the post-2015 Framework

16 Mar 2015, Nansen Initiative, the

'Displacement is clearly one of the key challenges to be adequately addressed in the post-2015 Framework and conclusions of the consultations the Swiss/Norwegian Nansen Initiative held in the five regions persistently reiterate it', Mr. Arno Wicki, Head of the Multilateral Affairs Division with the Swiss Government, summarised the debate between representatives from governments and international organizations...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Directorate for Civil Protection and Emergency Planning, Ministry of Justice and Public Security (DSB)
  • Website:http://www.dsb.no
  • Contact:Senior Adviser
  • Phone:+47 900 474 15 +47 900 474 15


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Directorate for Civil Protection and Emergency Planning, Ministry of Justice and Public Security (DSB)
  • Website:http://www.dsb.no
  • Contact:Senior Adviser
  • Phone:+47 334 127 73 +47 928 205 40
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 1995 4,000
Flood 2001 1,500
Flood 2000 600
Storm 2008 100
Storm 2005 0
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
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