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Global Platform for DRR 2013 related publications

Total number of documents: 27

Actions for children and youth resilience: guide for governments
Source(s): RET; UNICEF TACRO
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 91 p.

This guide provides directions for Governments for the development and implementation of public policies for the Disaster Risk Management (DRM) under a multi-sectorial approach (specifically in the ar...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33529


CEPREDENAC newsletter: special issue no 2/ Boletín informativo CEPREDENAC: edición especial no 2
Source(s): CEPREDENAC
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: online

This issue highlights CEPREDENAC's partnership with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), which has been going on for the last two decades. It highlights several initiatives,...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/34856


Disaster risk reduction and development post-2015
Source(s): VOICE
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This paper is the fourth in a series providing an introduction to key discussions around disaster risk reduction (DRR). It looks at how post-2015 frameworks now under discussion can contribute to impr...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33196


Disaster risk reduction: joining the dots
Source(s): VOICE
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This paper is the third in a series providing an introduction to key discussions around disaster risk reduction (DRR) towards the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in May 2013 providing an i...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32933


Disaster risk reduction: understanding risk
Source(s): VOICE
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This paper is the second in a series providing an introduction to key discussions around disaster risk reduction (DRR) towards the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in May 2013 providing an ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32456


Disaster risk reduction: what and why?
Source(s): VOICE
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This paper is the first of a series of six working towards the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in May 2013 providing an introduction to key discussions around disaster risk reduction (DRR)...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32172


Evidence, monthly UNISDR newsletter: issue 15, February 2013
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This monthly newsletter highlights UNISDR activities around the world. This issue reports on: (i) the Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR13), which will focus on private sector an...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/31469


Evidence, monthly UNISDR newsletter: issue 16, April 2013
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This monthly newsletter highlights UNISDR activities around the world. This issue reports on: (i) the Global Platform 2013 plenary session on the private sector for resilient societies; (ii) the adopt...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32564


Evidence, UNISDR newsletter: issue 17, May/June 2013
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This newsletter highlights UNISDR activities around the world. This issue reports on: (i) the 4th Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction; (ii) Sendai City to host the World Conference on Disaster...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33674


Fourth session of the global platform for disaster risk reduction proceedings
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 86 p.

Invest today for a safer tomorrow - resilient people, resilient planet: These proceedings highlight the four days of deliberations, discussions and presentations via various forums, which called fo...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/34330


Funding disaster risk reduction
Source(s): VOICE
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This paper is the fifth in a series providing an introduction to key discussions around disaster risk reduction (DRR). It explores the issue of “funding for DRR”. It states that DRR should be seen...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33631


Heritage and resilience: issues and opportunities for reducing disaster risks
Source(s): ICCROM; ICOMOS - ICORP; Marsh S.A.; UNESCO; UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 58 p.

This paper presents the current thinking in the field as well as various examples – from different regions of the world - of how heritage can be better protected from disasters while contributing to...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33189


Implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action - Summary of reports 2007-2013
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 62 p.

This report shows the relationship of specific activities to the five priorities for action of the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) and the strategic objectives governing them. It reveals the overall ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32916


Inter agency meeting on outer space activities 2013: report
Source(s): UNISDR; UNOOSA
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 5 p.

This document summarizes the conclusions of the joint UNOOSA/UNISDR open informal session of the United Nations Inter-Agency Meeting on outer space activities: "Space and disaster risk reduction: Plan...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33041


Lessons and recommendations from Japanese civil society for the post 2015 DRR framework
Source(s): CWS-Asia/Pacific; JANIC; Peace Boat
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This document summarizes the recommendations from major organization from Japanese civil society based on the lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake and its numerous challenges with this...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33511


Mitigating disasters: a promising start
Source(s): Lancet
Publisher(s): Elsevier
Publication date: 2013

The Lancet, volume 381, issue 9878, pp. 1611-1613, 11 May 2013, doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61008-9: This article recalls the history of the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) and its origins at the ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/34175


PEDRR input into post-2015 global framework on disaster risk reduction
Source(s): PEDRR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 6 p.

This concept note articulates PEDRR’s position on the post 2015 framework on disaster risk reduction (DRR) and the progress it expects to be made through consultations that will inform development t...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33534


Post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction (HFA2): report from 2013 global platform consultations
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 12 p.

These contributions from consultations at the Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction build on the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) and provide substance for a successor fram...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/35070


Regional compendium: regional outcomes and priorities for disaster risk reduction 2012–2013
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 92 p.

This document features the main outcomes of regional platform meetings and ministerial conferences and provides an overview of recent regional priorities in disaster risk reduction and resilience-buil...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/34665


The Hyogo Framework for Action in Asia and the Pacific: regional synthesis report 2011-2013
Source(s): UNISDR AP
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 52 p.

This report seeks to measure progress in the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) implementation in the Asia-Pacific region by synthesizing the review process and outcomes of the HFA national progress rep...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32851


Toward the post-2015 framework for DRR: countries' specific guidance
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 8 p.

The purpose of this paper is to consolidate the guidance concerning form, monitoring and content of the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction (DRR) as well as the future role of UNISDR in it...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/35712


Towards the resilient future children want: a review of progress in achieving the Children’s Charter for Disaster Risk Reduction
Source(s): Plan Intl; SCI; UNICEF; UNISDR; WVI
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 59 p.

This report aims to respond to the question of how the five priorities for disaster risk reduction (DRR), identified by children from 21 hazard-prone countries in the Children’s Charter for DRR, can...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/33253


United Kingdom peer review report 2013 - Building resilience to disasters: implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action (2005-2015)
Source(s): ECHO; OECD; UNISDR EUR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 35 p.

This report presents the first peer review undertaken to assess progress in the implementation at national level of the Hyogo Framework for Action 2005-2015: Building the Resilience of Nations and Com...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32996


Using science for disaster risk reduction: report of the ISDR scientific and technical advisory group, 2013
Source(s): STAG; UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 40 p.

This report asserts that the more widespread integration of science into disaster risk reduction policy making will depend on science being ‘useful, useable and used’. The case studies in ...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32609


Working together: partnerships for DRR
Source(s): VOICE
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This paper is the sixth in a series providing an introduction to key discussions around disaster risk reduction (DRR). It explore the need for diverse partnerships for effective risk reduction, follow...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/34875


Concept note: fourth session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 5 p.

This concept note for the fourth session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction outlines the main themes of the conference. The aim of the Fourth Session will be to continue the momentum i...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/23895


Yogyakarta declaration on disaster risk reduction in Asia and the Pacific 2012
Source(s): BNPB, Indonesia - gov; UNISDR AP
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 4 p.

A declaration endorsed by Heads of Government, Ministers, and Heads of Delegation of countries in Asia and the Pacific, as an outcome of the Fifth Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reducti...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/32111