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.

The main objective of the Fund is to support local, small projects that deliver tangible and practical disaster risk reduction benefits to the vulnerable...
Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency
Canadian International Development Agency
The UNISDR and WHO are inviting submissions from all stakeholders on good practices and lessons learned on making 'Hospitals Safe from Disasters'...
World Health Organization (WHO)
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Sphere India, an NGO based in India, has issued a call for proposals on experiences in community based disaster risk reduction with a view to documenting good practices...
Sphere India
Evangelical Fellowship of India Commission on Relief, the
The UNISDR calls for nominations of individuals and institutions from around the world who have contributed to building the resilience of nations and communities to natural hazards through innovative practices and outstanding initiatives...
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
The UNISDR Secretariat calls for contributions for a new publication, a compilation of good practices and lessons learned, with a view to encourage their replication on a broader scale...
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
The UNISDR Asia & Pacific launched a call for contributions for its annual publication on disaster risk reduction 'Disaster Reduction in Asia & Pacific - ISDR Informs: Issue 4, 2008' to be issued in March 2009...
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific
The centres are to be identified at the First World Landslide Forum (WLF) which will take place in Tokyo, Japan in November 2008....
International Consortium of Landslides
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Deadline extended: 31 July 2008. Call for examples linking disaster risk reduction and public-private partnership...
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Share your experiences from South Asia on what's happening in your country on sustainable livelihoods for disaster risk and poverty reduction...
Duryog Nivaran
photo by Sustainable Harvest International www.sustainableharvest.org
The Gender and Disaster Network and the Natural Hazards Center invite nominations of those who should be recognized for their efforts to advance gender-sensitive policy, practice, or research in the areas of disaster risk reduction...
Gender and Disaster Network, the

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