EVENT - Beta
MAIN ORGANIZER(S): European Commission
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 29 - 30 Oct 2009 Location: Belgium (Brussels)
The European Commission (Research Directorate) in collaboration with UNISDR Europe office is going to held the International Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction - Dialogue between Scientists and Stakeholders.
The objectives of this workshop are:
- to enable a better dialogue and exchange between the scientific community working in the field of EC funded research projects on natural hazards and different policy and users communities (e.g. Policy Directorates, stakeholders, representatives form UNISDR, National Plafforms, civil protection, etc).
- to present concrete achievements and research results that are of interest to managers and policy makers.
- to reflect on past and ongoing research as well as to prioritize future challenges and needs.
- to strengthen collaboration between UNISDR and DG Research in supporting National Platforms and other actors towards DRR Research and Implementation of results in the Europe region.
Policy directorates, stakeholders, national platforms, re-insurance groups.
Short URL: http://www.preventionweb.net/go/10785