Community announcements

Community announcements
Disaster risk and resilience in the news, and news from the disaster risk reduction (DRR) community and beyond.
AI Learning and Artificial Intelligence Concept.
To highlight and encourage more research focused on modelling the devastating impact of climate change, ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, has established the ACM Gordon Bell Prize for Climate Modelling.
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Share your innovative projects and initiatives, join the global network of climate change communicators, take part in the contest, and enhance your impact worldwide. Submissions are welcome until 15 June 2023.
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici
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The CDRI Fellowship Programme invests in cutting-edge research and innovation for disaster and climate resilient infrastructure.
Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure
officer checking the condition of the solar panel, early warning system, in anticipation of landslides
The RISK Award, endowed with 100,000 € project funding, is jointly organised by UNDRR and Munich Re Foundation. The RISK Award 2023 focuses on early warning, particularly in building resilience to climatic risks.
Munich Re Foundation United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
A Syrian girl at Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan.
The topics of this special issue cover crises of different nature and provides a platform for discussion from various perspectives, including but not limited to individuals and local communities, volunteer groups, community-based organisations.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
A young boy walking across a refugee camp in Syria.
IOM and IDMC invite members of the DRR community to comment on a newly created set of standard displacement-related metrics and indicators which will strengthen the ability of DRR actors to integrate displacement in their work.
International Organization for Migration Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre
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Our next issue of HazNet will focus on the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction. The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction was developed to guide efforts on disaster risk reduction in the period between 2015 and 2030.
Canadian Risks and Hazards Network
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The “Knowledge into use” awards are for innovative and creative ways of facilitating the use of resilience knowledge. These could be games, cartoons, arts, theatre, exhibits of local and indigenous knowledge or audio-visual content (films, songs, etc).
Climate and Development Knowledge Network