Five High Level Panel discussions over four days focus on progress in implementing Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) priorities by addressing financing disaster risk reduction through safer institutions to accelerating community resilience and recovery. Panellists drawn from Governments, international financial institutions, UN and civil society identify gaps and challenges and recommend ways forward to accelerate action at all levels.

Tuesday 10 May
15:15 - 16:30
Room 1Invest Today for a Safer Tomorrow - Increased Investment in Local Action

Wednesday 11 May
09:00 - 10:45
Room 2World Reconstruction Conference High Level Policy Panel: Responding to Natural Disasters – A Long Ignored Development Challenge

15:00 - 16:30
Room 1The Economics of Disaster – Effective Financial Instruments

Thursday 12 May
09:00 - 10:30
Room 1Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction

Friday 13 May
09:00 - 11:30
Room 1Joint Summary Outcomes of the Global Platform and World Reconstruction Conference

Last updated: 04 December 2020