Welcome to the second session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction website

This website documents proceedings and outcome of the second session of the Global Platform. The meeting took place at the Centre International de Conférences de Genève (CICG), Geneva, Switzerland from Tuesday to Friday, 16-19 June 2009.

  • Proceedings: Second Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 4 December 2009

    Conference proceedings released:
    Please find the proceedings of the second session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction available for download below.

    The Chair's Summary may also be found below in addition to further information documents on the outcomes, including recommendations from National Platforms, Parliamentarians, the ISDR Management Oversight Board and on climate change adaptation, gender, and youth engagement in disaster risk reduction on the Closing Plenary page.

    A summary report of the second session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction produced by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is available in PDF format and provides an excellent overview of all discussions that took place during the Global Platform, including the Opening and Closing debates, High Level Panels, round tables and Informal Plenary sessions.





Last updated: 22 October 2014