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Community announcements
Disaster risk and resilience in the news, and news from the disaster risk reduction (DRR) community and beyond.
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Host an event to showcase DRR projects where international cooperation played a role. Share your event via PreventionWeb to feature it on the International Day site.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
African Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge
Young people worldwide are leading the way, demanding climate action. Whether in communities, in their places of study or directly lobbying politicians and businesses, they are fighting for their futures. The Global Center on Adaptation (GCA) and the
African Development Bank
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This initiative aims to engage with youth living in the regions around the Indian Ocean to share their creative thoughts, ideas, concepts, and/or activities related to tsunami awareness.
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Headquarters
BANGKOK, Thailand – Asian Disaster Preparedness Center opens the Call for Proposals on Climate Innovation Challenge (CIC) to crowdsource innovative and disruptive technology solutions to build climate resilience across the South Asia Region (SAR). The
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center World Bank, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
The Regional Office of Arab States of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and the Arab Advisory Group for Science and Technology are launching a survey entitled "the status of science and technology to reduce disaster risk in Arab
Arab Science and Technology Advisory Group for Disaster Risk Reduction United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Arab States
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1. Background The 2019-Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had a significant impact on all aspects of human activity across the face of the planet. As with most events that cause disruption, it is those people with the greatest vulnerabilities such
National Agency for Disaster Management (Badan Nasional Penanggulangan Bencana) Australia - government
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The Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure has launched the CDRI Fellowship Programme to promote research and innovation on disaster resilient infrastructure.
Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure
The National Institute of Disaster Management, India, and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) India are together launching “the MEGP Initiative.”
World Food Programme National Institute of Disaster Management (India)