ORGANIZER(S): Asian Institute of Technology - Disaster Preparedness, Mitigation and Management Program (AIT)
Promotion of Sustainability in Postgraduate Education and Research Network (ProSPER.Net)
United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 24 - 25 Jun 2021 Location: Thailand (Bangkok (Pathumthani)) Venue: AIT / Virtual
We are happy to announce the "2nd International Symposium on Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development” from 24 -25 June 2021 scheduled to be held at Asian Institute of Technology, THAILAND (In-person and Virtual) [www.disaster-sustainability.org]. The “2nd International Symposium on Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development” organized by the Asian Institute of Technology brings together discussion on various dimensions of higher education systems in the Asia-Pacific region with a focus on Disaster Risk Reduction and Sustainable Development. The International Symposium will focus on various dimensions of existing and future risk scenarios and concerted efforts of the scientific communities to find new adaptation methods.
The international symposium will be organized from 24 -25 June 2021 in hybrid mode. The program will include keynote speeches, panel discussions, technical sessions, poster presentations, and academic exhibitions. The Symposium is one of the initiatives of ProSPER.Net project “Disaster Education for integrating SFDRR and SDG in Asia” lead by the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand along with the partner universities in the Asia Pacific Region.
The symposium will also provide an opportunity to develop a Higher Educational Institution Platform on DRR to address the cross-cutting issues on Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development and also understanding regional challenges that result from complex problems generated by natural hazards and human-induced threats.
On behalf of Organising Committee DRSD-2021, I would like to invite your valuable participation and interaction with Global Resilience and Sustainability Experts.
CALL for ABSTRACT is open.
We will look forward to seeing you in Bangkok (In-person / Virtual).
Chair, Organising Committee DRSD 2021
Event website: http://disaster-sustainability.org/
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/76212