ORGANIZER(S): An-Najah National University (NNU)
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 26 Feb 2013 Location: Palestine, State of Venue: NNU New Campus. - Registration and Opening Ceremony to be held in the Prince Turki Bin Abdul Aziz Theater - Workshop sessions to be held in the Korean - Palestinian IT Institute of Excellence, Conference Hall
On the occasion of launching the activities of the SASPARM project Seismic Risk Mitigation in Palestine, under the patronage of the President of An-Najah National University (NNU); Professor Rami Hamdallah, and the visit of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations for disaster risk reduction Ms. Margareta Wahlstrom, the Urban Planning and Disaster Risk Reduction Center at the University is having a workshop entitled: Disaster Risk Mitigation in Palestine.
The main discussion topics of the workshop are:
• How to make cities more resilient?
• Safe public institutions (Schools and hospitals)
• An overview of the SASPARM project (funded by EU - FP7 projects)
The workshop will also include a panel session. The panel will be comprised of representatives from ministries and Palestinian institutions engaged in Disaster Risk Reduction.
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/31384