ORGANIZER(S): Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the (GFDRR)
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 10 - 12 Sep 2014 Location: United States of America (Washington DC) Venue: The World Bank Headquarters
The second World Reconstruction Conference (WRC 2) will build upon the success and outcomes of the first WRC held at Geneva in May, 2011 and will build consensus on resilient recovery as an imperative to sustainable development and poverty reduction. WRC 2 will be a unique opportunity to advance the resilient recovery agenda and inform the development of post-2015 framework on disaster risk reduction (HFA2) to be adopted at the World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in March, 2015 in Japan. The conference will also feature a global launch of a joint EU-UN-World Bank Post-Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) Guide and Disaster Recovery Framework (DRF) Guide, as well as 10 country case studies.
Organized by the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) in collaboration with World Bank Group, European Union, UNDP and other development partners, the WRC 2 will focus on
There will also be a global launch of a joint EU-UN-World Bank Post-Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) Guide and Disaster Recovery Framework (DRF) Guide, as well as10 country case studies
Event website: http://www.gfdrr.org/wrc2
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/37762