ORGANIZER(S): An-Najah National University (NNU)
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 17 - 18 Nov 2014 Location: Palestine, State of (Nablus, West-Bank) Venue: The Palestinian-Korean IT Institute of Excellence, An-Najah National University
In celebration of concluding the activities of SASPARM-FP7 Project in Palestine:
Under the patronage of his Excellency Prime Minister Professor Rami Hamdallah, The Urban Planning and Disaster Risk Reduction Center, An-Najah National University is honoured to invite you to participate in a conference on: Seismic Risk Mitigation in Palestine
The conference themes include:
• SASPARM-FP7 activities and achievements in Palestine
• The adoption of a seismic building code in Palestine: horizons, achievements and challenges
• How to make cities more resilient, including the Hyogo Framework for action on building the resilience of nations and communities to disasters
• Discussion and dialogue sessions with representatives of relevant Palestinian institutions.
Opening Session: Monday 17 November 2014, 9:30 a.m.
Event website: http://www.sasparm.ps/en/?page=details&newsID=187&cat=13
National Partner Institutions: Engineers Union; Ministries of Local Government, Public Works and Housing, and Education and Higher Education; Civil Defence; The National Agency for Disaster Risk Mitigation; Contractors Union; The Palestinian Red Crescent Society; and the Cities and Governorates that joined the Global Campaign of Resilient Cities (Nablus, Ramallah, Al-Bireh, Jericho, Bethlehem, Tulkarm and Hebron).
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/40455