Sendai Framework

Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

New Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 was adopted by UN Member States on 18 March 2015 at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. The Sendai Framework is the first major agreement of the Post-2015 development agenda, with seven targets and four priorities for action.

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Success of the HFA

Celebrating the successes of HFA

Making WCDRR disability-inclusive

In line with Priority 4 of the Hyogo Framework for Action, the global agreement on reducing disaster risk, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) and the Nippon Foundation signed an agreement that made the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) accessible and inclusive for persons with disabilities. Learn more...


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IDDR 2015

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015

Knowledge for Life

The focus of this year’s International Day for Disaster Reduction is on the traditional, indigenous and local knowledge which complement modern science and add to an individual’s and societies’ resilience.

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Uniting Nations, People and Action for Resilience

UN and DRR

Feature Organization: UN World Food Programme

WFP is a leading innovator in the area of food security and disaster risk reduction, which is a core part of its mandate and mission. About half of WFP’s programmes address the risks of natural disasters and their impacts on food security, reaching approximately 80 million people each year.

Accelerating and Mainstreaming DRR Efforts: Update on the UN's Intensified Approach
CEB Statement to the WCDRR
Indicators for Measuring the Integration of Disaster Risk Reduction in UN Programming
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