Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 13 Jul 2021 Location: Online event
Despite continued efforts by member countries to implement the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR), the damage caused by disasters has increased in recent years due to the global climate crisis and the increasing vulnerability of cities. In order to not only save human lives but also to ensure sustainable development of countries and regions, it is necessary to build a disaster resilient society through various systems and technologies. ADRC will organize its annual conference, Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2021 in December 2021 focusing on the following three themes.
In relation to ACDR2021, a series of Online DRR Seminars are organized to build up the discussions on the three themes.
The discussions of the Second Seminar focus on "DRR education and awareness raising through passing down lessons of past disasters" to offer insights that contribute to governments and stakeholders' efforts in implementing the SFDRR, especially Priority Four: Enhancing disaster preparedness for effective response and to “Build Back Better” in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction.
Specifically, it intends:
15:00-16:30 (Japan Time, GMT+9)
Event website: https://acdr.adrc.asia/home/2021Seminar
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/78403