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.

Children walking in flood
Community announcement
The “People’s Pathways to Climate Action – Climate Academy” 2023 is jointly organized by UNU-EHS and Munich Re Foundation (MRF) in collaboration with the UNFCCC. The International Organization on Migration (IOM) is a special partner for the 2023 academy.
United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security
Munich Re Foundation
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
International Organization for Migration
Green vertical green facade garden in full bloom for climate adaptation
Community announcement
The call for proposals is open until February 27 for the most important European event on the topic of climate change adaptation. The upcoming ECCA 2023 will be held in Dublin on June 19-21, 2023 and organized within MAGICA project, coordinated by CMCC.
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici
Regional Launch of the Early Warnings for All Initiative (EW4ALL) for the Caribbean
Community announcement
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is hosting the 2023 Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) Implementation Workshop and Training at the IFRC headquarters building
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
International Association of Emergency Managers
International Telecommunication Union
Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards
World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
People at a hospital in India
Community announcement
WMO annually issue a high-level multi-agency report on the State of Climate Services. The 2023 Report will examine global and regional demand, uptake, and opportunities for climate information services in the health sector.
World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
A magnifying glass in top of a pile of books.
Community announcement
A new book entitled The Routledge Handbook of Disaster Response & Recovery is being prepared.
multi-racial group of young people gathering outside in the city.
Community announcement
Would you like a chance to volunteer and lead a working group? Are you actively involved in DRR-related initiatives? Are you between 18 to 29 years old? This is your chance to be a part of the DRR leadership team.
Sendai Stakeholders Children and Youth Group
Aerial overhead drone shot of yacht on Adriatic sea curvy cove on Vis Island in Croatia
Community announcement
Applications are open until March 10, 2023 for the contest that promotes and rewards the best adaptation solutions developed and implemented in the Adriatic area.
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici
Closeup of the edge of open book pages
Community announcement
The next issue of the Liaison Journal assesses the complex role of climate change as it relates to economic, physical or societal impacts that substantially alter political stability, human security, or national security infrastructure.
Center for Excellence in Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance
Rohingya refugee women wait to collect relief aid at the palongkhali makeshift Camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, on October 06, 2017
Community announcement
The Global Disaster Preparedness Center (GDPC) wants to hear from the people working in disaster preparedness. We want to learn what challenges you encounter in your field and for which an innovative approach or solution doesn’t already exist.
Global Disaster Preparedness Center
Cogs lifted in the air by hands
Community announcement
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction is drafting a Words Into Action guide to create the enabling environment to promote beneficial cooperation among policy-makers, science/academia/technology communities and society to reduce risk.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

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