EVENT - Beta

  • Contribute
  • Print
  • International Day for Disaster Reduction - Kathmandu, Nepal United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction


    Date: 14 Oct 2009
    Country: Nepal
    City/State: Kathmandu
    http://www.preventionweb.net/go/11340

    Email sent!

    An email has been sent to the email addresses provided, with a link to this content.

    Thank you for sharing!

    OK

International Day for Disaster Reduction - Kathmandu, Nepal

MAIN ORGANIZER(S): United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 14 Oct 2009 Location: Nepal (Kathmandu)

A symposium on scaling up risk reduction efforts in Nepal will be held including the presentation of a new disaster risk reduction programme for Nepal by a joint consortium (World Bank, Asian Development Bank, the International Federation of the Red Crescent (IFRC), the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)). A field trip for media to a melting glacier is also planned to highlight the negative impacts of climate change on vulnerable populations.

Event website: http://www.unisdr.org



 
 

PLEASE NOTE:CONTENT IS DISPLAYED AS LAST POSTED BY A PREVENTIONWEB COMMUNITY MEMBER OR EDITOR. THE VIEWS EXPRESSED THEREIN ARE NOT NECESSARILY THOSE OF UNISDR PREVENTIONWEB, OR ITS SPONSORS. See our terms of use