Disaster Recovery Institute is the non-profit that helps organizations prepare for and recover from disasters. We achieve 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.
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.
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 (UNISDR} 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.
Disaster Risk 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.