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.
16 Apr 2015, RTCC
The G7 vowed on Wednesday to make climate change’s threat to states braced for future resource conflict and natural disasters a 'foreign policy priority'. Foreign ministers meeting in Germany welcomed a study urging their members to boost at-risk countries’ resilience to climate impacts, and tasked a team with weighing up the proposals...
External Online Resources
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.