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(l. to r.) Mr. Marjan Šarec, Mayor of Kamnik and Biljana Markova, Programme Officer, UNISDR at the signing ceremony of the Making Cities Resilient Campaign, welcoming Kamnik as the first city in Slovenia to join. (Photo: Municipality of Kamnik)

Slovenia joins UNISDR Cities Campaign

11 Dec 2014, UNISDR EUR

'We are pleased that with this step the first Slovenian municipality is also actively involved in international network in the field of disaster risk reduction. Disaster resilience is a responsibility at all levels and amongst all stakeholders, which is also a principle that we use to guide us in preparation of the new post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction to be adopted next year in March at the Third UN World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan'...


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