Disaster Recovery Institute International

Private Sector
United States of America
+27 182994910

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Las Vegas

A tool for integrating your organization’s approaches to business continuity management and disaster risk reduction

DRI Philippines undertook a mapping exercise to determine which of the Sendai Framework requirements are covered or enhanced by adoption

Disaster Recovery Institute International

In the aftermath of the earthquake, tsunami and subsequent Fukushima nuclear meltdown in northern Japan on 11 March 2011, this white paper focuses on the role of joint private and public sector partnership in emergency preparedness and small business

Disaster Recovery Institute International
Nashville, Tennessee
Las Vegas, NV

Disaster Recovery Institute is the non-profit that helps organizations prepare for and recover from disasters. The organization achieves this through thought leadership, education and accreditation.

Disaster Reduction Goal

To collaborate with leading universities, training institutions, professional associations, and educational outreach programs in all regions to introduce or improve disaster risk management into the curricula of education and training services.

DRR activities
Policies and Programmes in DRR

To support the ARISE Initiative Education Theme.

Membership in Key Networks

Company is a member of the Disaster Risk Reduction - Private Sector Partnership (DRR-PSP) and has committed to the 5 Essentials for Business in Disaster Risk Reduction.

Disaster Reduction Focal Point(s)

Working with other professional organizations, institutes of higher learning and private sector actors to improve the quality and availability of professional education and information-sharing services.



Making disaster risk reduction a policy priority, institutional strengthening (HFA 1)

As a recognized expert resource, DRI acts in an advisory capacity to organizations and government institutions worldwide, helping to create professional standards and promote greater resilience. DRI is a member of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction's (UNDRR) Private Sector ARISE Initiative on disaster risk reduction, an ANSI-accredited Standards Development Organization, an IRCA Approved Training Partner, and International Organization Liaison Observer to ISO/TC 292 for standardization in the field of security to enhance the safety and resilience of society.

Education, information and public awareness (HFA 3)

DRI International provides certification in business
continuity, risk management, healthcare, audit, and a
variety of related areas. Certification is a two-part process
– demonstration of knowledge, accomplished through
passing a qualifying examination, and confirmation of
experience as attested to by references.

The organization has no registered commitments.

The Sendai Framework Voluntary Commitments (SFVC) online platform allows stakeholders to inform the public about their work on DRR. The SFVC online platform is a useful toolto know who is doing what and where for the implementation of the Sendai Framework, which could foster potential collaboration among stakeholders. All stakeholders (private sector, civil society organizations, academia, media, local governments, etc.) working on DRR can submit their commitments and report on their progress and deliverables.'|t }}

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