Community announcements

Announcements from and for the global disaster risk reduction community.

These news articles request for your engagement as a member of the DRR community and invite you to participate in a specific effort or event.

Community announcement
AIDR has extended the call for abstracts for the Australian Disaster Resilience Conference to be held in Sydney in August this year.
Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience
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Community announcement
Participate in this open-access database which aims to share adaptation solutions in a structured, easy-to-search way that acknowledges solutions developer.
Community announcement
A second open call for SDG good practices, success stories and lessons learned in the implementation of 2030 Agenda is now open from 2 December 2020 to 28 February 2021.
United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Community announcement
The Seismological Society of America is opening submissions for its new open-access journal, The Seismic Record.
Seismological Society of America
Community announcement
Catalysing a step-change in global ambition to build the resilience of 4 billion people by 2030.
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
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Community announcement
The consultation will capture the lessons learned from experiences with risk-informing development from the perspective of different practice areas.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Community announcement
The SAFE STEPS D-Tech Awards finds, funds and supports innovative technology solutions which save lives before, during and after natural disaster events.
Community announcement
LIFE-AR is inviting submissions on effective practice – approaches, methods and incentives – for building a strong community of practice.
International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
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Community announcement
The Sea’ties Project aims to accelerate coastal cities' adaptation to climate change by collecting and sharing adaptation solutions combating climate change impacts.
Ocean & Climate Platform
Global Island Partnership
Conservatoire du littoral
Floods in Steyr, Austria in 2009. Lisa-S/Shutterstock
Community announcement
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) launched its first pilot dashboard, which depicts the insurance protection gap for catastrophes.
European insurance and occupational pensions authority

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