Community announcements

Disaster risk and resilience in the news, and news from the disaster risk reduction (DRR) community and beyond.

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TransformAr has recently launched a new questionnaire to build a European Network on Climate Change Adaptation by identifying relevant stakeholders.
Graffiti artist painting a  purple fish to a wall.
You are invited to get registered and take part in a Painting Competition being patronized by the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), Government of Pakistan.
National Disaster Management Authority (Pakistan)
Local leaders forum at the GP2022 on 23 May 2022 in Bali, Indonesia.
Call for proposals deadline extended until 30 June 2023. Submit your forum session proposals and share your adaptation stories!
United Nations Environment Programme
Regional Launch of the Early Warnings for All Initiative (EW4ALL) for the Caribbean
The Global Disaster Preparedness Center (GDPC) is proud to announce the launch of its Small Grants Research Program focused on inclusivity and accessibility of early warning early action among last mile communities.
Global Disaster Preparedness Center
Family collecting their harvest on a truck, India
Apply for funding for a collaborative UK-India project to improve understanding of geohazard events in India and its neighbouring countries.
United Kingdom Research and Innovation
WIN DRR Leadership Awards 2023
The nominations for the 2023 WIN DRR Leadership Awards are now open!
Women's International Network for Disaster Risk Reduction
Flood aftermath in West End suburb in Brisbane, Australia on March 1, 2022
We are seeking feedback on the draft guiding principles and key considerations to update the Climate Change Considerations chapter of Australian Rainfall and Runoff: A Guide to Flood Estimation.
Australia - government
Technology tracking
ITDRR-2023 provides an international forum for researchers and practitioners to present their latest R&D findings and innovations
International Federation for Information Processing
Women eating together in Senegal in the traditional manner.
This call is aimed at contributing to innovation and entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa on food security, blue economy, climate adaptation, marine litter, renewable energy and clean cooking solutions, and aquaculture.
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation
African woman and a boy in a field
The Global Center on Adaptation (GCA) and CDKN are pleased to announce a call for stories on community-driven and Locally Led Adaptation (LLA). These stories will be collaboratively developed and featured in a publication to be launched at COP28.
Climate and Development Knowledge Network