The institutional structures and systems which support disaster risk reduction processes and programmes at national and regional levels. A National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a nationally owned multi-stakeholder governance mechanism for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.
26 Mar 2015, UNISDR ONEA-GETI
Youth formed a vibrant presence last week in Sendai and their efforts ahead of, and during the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, contributed to the successful outcome in Japan. The global youth movement to reduce disaster risk is expanding. It arrived in Sendai with a clear message – ‘include us, don’t use us’ ...
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Find or contribute curricular, extra-curricular and public awareness materials on disaster prevention and school safety for primary, secondary, vocational, community-based education and public awareness.
Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.