Latest news and media coverage on the launch of the 2009 Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction.
Monday 18 May 2009
Al Jazeera ( english) Guest: John Holmes, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator.
BBC Arabic TV: Talkshow by Hosam Sokkari
Sunday 17 May 2009
Special Guest Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General, United Nations. Panelists included: Margareta Wahlström, UN Assistant Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction and Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action and Ibrahim Osman, Deputy Secretary-General, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
- Al Jazeera's influential talk show BELA HODOUD (Without Borders)
Wednesday 13 May 2009
Live interview with Margareta Wahlstrom, UN Assistant Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction