ORGANIZER(S): Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (Viet Nam) (MARD)
United Nations Development Programme - Viet Nam (UNDP Viet Nam)
United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN WOMEN)
Vietnam Women's Union
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 12 Oct 2012 Location: Viet Nam (Hanoi) Venue: Hanoi Club, 76 Yen Phu, Ho Tay
The key note speaker for the main event is Ms Madhavi Lalithakala Ariyabandu - a regional expert on gender dimensions of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation, she has designed and coordinated numerous researches and training initiatives on risk reduction and gender issues, she has analyzed disaster management policies with special reference to South Asia. Apart from delivering her key note speech, Ms Madhavi will co-chair a panel of high decision-making women and technical specialists who will debate/address the issue of gender in DRR in Viet Nam.
Objectives of the Event are:
Intended audience is Government of Viet Nam (MARD/CCFSC), donor community (embassies and bilateral organizations) and local and international non-governmental organizations working in the area of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in Viet Nam.
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/28791