Booth 25: The European Commission

  • Booth: 25
  • Focal Point: Ms. Stavroula NTOTSIKA
    European Commission Directorate General for Humanitarian Aid (ECHO)
    stavroula.ntotsika (at)


The European Commission will present the different facets of its work and experience in Disaster Risk Reduction. These include: research activities, community-based disaster preparedness (DIPECHO programme), and two recently adopted Communications on an "EU Strategy for supporting DRR in developing countries" and on a "Community approach for the prevention of natural and man-made disasters". In addition, an overview of work on Post Disaster Needs Assessments (PDNA) will be provided, as well as recovery planning activities, jointly developed and implemented with the UN and the WB.


European Commission Work in Disaster Risk Reduction

Last updated: 04 December 2020