Community announcements

Community announcements
Disaster risk and resilience in the news, and news from the disaster risk reduction (DRR) community and beyond.
Silhouettes of fishermen in the sea, Sri Lanka
ADRRN is collaborating with key partners, including GNDR, ICVA, ACFID, and others, to strengthen the participation of civil society colleagues at APMCDRR in order to maximise the impact of the messages from the communities we serve.
Asian Disaster Reduction and Response Network
Writing in a bubble
The Australian Journal of Emergency Management (AJEM) is seeking article submissions for its 2023 editions.
Australian Journal of Emergency Management (AIDR)
Concept with writing paper and pencil
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
Women farmer in South Africa
The COP27 Africa Hub welcomes all interested individuals, initiatives, and organisations involved in adaptation and resilience in Africa to submit session proposals for virtual events.
Climate and Development Knowledge Network
Engineers discussing over a table with plans
The International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure (ICSI) is launching a global consultation to collect views from members of the engineering community on topics related to the implementation of disaster risk management.
International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure
Villagers going home on an improvised raft during the monsoon flooding in Thailand, 2010
Local leadership is among the most understated strengths of successful DRR practices. Recognising the immense role that local champions play and celebrating their achievements is critical.
Asian Local Leaders Forum
Amazon indigenous family living on floating wooden house in Brazil
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk reductions invites members of the DRR community to comment on the new Words into Action guide on using traditional knowledges for disaster risk reduction.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Sydney Harbour landmarks are obscured by smoke from raging bushfires
The second Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM) Asia Pacific regional conference will take place on 7-9 November 2022 at RMIT University in Melbourne. Paper submissions are invited.
International Community on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management