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.
24 Oct 2014, UNISDR EUR
Commissioner Georgieva who will take over as European Commission Vice-President for Budget and Human Resources said that in a world facing many major crises and emergencies there is a clearly a need to invest more in resilience and risk reduction and 'to immunize economies and people’s lives against disasters'...
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.