Pre-sessions Events

Pre-session events provide delegations with an opportunity to meet in advance of the commencement of the regular programme of the Third Session. A national platform meeting and a number of regional organization meetings took place on Monday, 9 May.


Sunday 8 May
09:00 - 17:00
Room 5Community Practitioners for Platform for Resilience
PE1Room 14Media Training for Journalists and Media Focal Points for National Platforms

14:00 - 17:00
PE3Room 0(Cancelled) Red Cross Red Crescent Day: The Value of Volunteers in Reducing Risks and Growing Sustainable Communities (open event)

14:00 - 18:00
PE2B-CCVScience and Technology for Disaster Risk Reduction - ISDR Science and Technical Committee


Monday 9 May
08:00 - 11:00
PE4Room 2CEPREDENAC: Disaster Risk Reduction analysis in Central America: Context and Future Actions

09:00 - 11:00
PE5Room 5Partnership for Environment and Disaster Risk Reduction: Learning Event on Environment and Disaster Risk Reduction

09:00 - 12:00
PE6Room 7International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Meeting
PE7Room 18Climate Change Negotiators Preparatory Meeting
PE8Room 3African Group on Disaster Risk Reduction
PE9Room 4Disaster Risk Reduction in the Arab Region: Progress and Challenges
PE10Room 13Pacific Regional Group Orientation Meeting
PE11C-CCVASEAN Committee on Disaster Management

09:00 - 17:00
PE12Room 14Media Training for Journalists

09:30 - 12:30
PE13B-CCVUNISDR Donor Group Meeting

10:00 - 12:00
PE14Room 6REHU MERCOSUR: Progress on Disaster Risk Reduction
PE15E-CCVCDEMA: Strategic Issues and Positions for Third Session of the Global Platform

10:00 - 12:30
PE16A-CCVEuropean Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction

10:00 - 17:00
PE17D-CCVInternational Consortium on Landslides

11:00 - 13:00
PE18Room 5SAARC Disaster Management Centre − Launch of South Asia Disaster Knowledge Network Portal

13:00 - 15:00
PE19Room 5DKKV and IFRC: Early Warning Preparatory Meeting

13:30 - 18:00
PE20A-CCVGFDRR Consultative Group Meeting

14:00 - 16:00
PE21Room 18Global Task Force on Building Code

14:00 - 17:00
PE22Room 3Heads of IGOs and Regional Platform
PE23Room 4National Platform Meeting: Enhancing Disaster Risk Reduction through Better Governance
PE24Room 6Preparatory meeting for Mayors, Local Governments and Making Cities Resilient Campaign

14:00 - 18:00
PE25Room 13Shelter Sector: Preparatory Meeting
PE26C-CCVPlatform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Health
PE28Room 2Civil Society Preparatory Meeting

15:00 - 17:00
PE27E-CCVParliamentarian Preparatory Meeting


Last updated: 14 November 2014