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ICSU at WCDRR: 'Applying science and technology to disaster risk reduction decision-making'

16 Mar 2015, ICSU

Day two of the World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan featured an overview of different initiatives that together will form the architecture of the post-2015 arrangements for science and technology in disaster risk reduction...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 2.1 [PDF, 116Kb]National and local risk assessments based on hazard data and vulnerability information are available and include risk assessments for key sectors
  • Indicator 3.1 [PDF, 105Kb]Relevant information on disasters is available and accessible at all levels, to all stakeholders (through networks, development of information sharing systems etc)

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