ORGANIZER(S): European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement (EUR-OPA)
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 22 - 23 Oct 2013 Location: France (Paris)
The workshop aims at fostering adaptation and resilience to disasters for people with disabilities. It will present an overview of the situation of people with disabilities related to disaster risk reduction in the EUR-OPA Member States, as well as good practices.
A report, 'Guidelines and recommendations on including people with disabilities in disaster preparedness and response' will be presented and discussed.
The meeting is open for policy makers and government representatives, including local governments, agencies and associations, mainly involved in the field of civil protection and all stakeholders working with people with disabilities and disaster risk reduction.
POLICY, PLANS AND STATEMENTS
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/34830