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Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

Sendai framework: a tool to achieve the SDGs

Sendai framework: One Minute With

The Sendai Framework was the first of the post-2015 development instruments to be adopted in March 2015. It will be followed by two major intergovernmental negotiations : 1) The United Nations summit for the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda to be held in New York, from 25 to 27 September 2015 and 2) The 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – or COP21 that will be organized in Paris from 30 November to 11 December 2015 to discuss a new climate agreement to succeed the Kyoto Protocol.

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Indicators and Terminology

Open-ended intergovernmental expert working group on indicators and terminology

Intergovernmental Expert Working Group

The first formal session of the open-ended intergovernmental expert working group on Indicators and terminology relating to disaster risk reduction will be held in Geneva, Switzerland on 29-30 September, and will be preceded by an informal session on 28 September. Sessions will be held in the Palais des Nations. Learn more...

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Indicators
Terminology


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UNISDR Science and Technology Conference

UNISDR Science and Technology Conference

More than 800 scientists, policy makers, practitioners and members of the private sector and civil society from all over the world will meet in Geneva, Switzerland, from 27 to 29 January to launch the UNISDR Science and Technology Partnership and the Science and Technology Road Map for the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.

The UNISDR Conference will also promote and support the availability and application of science and technology to decision-making in disaster risk reduction.

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Uniting Nations, People and Action for Resilience

UN and DRR

Featured Organization: UNESCO

By operating at the interface between natural and social sciences, education, culture and communication, UNESCO plays a vital role in constructing a global culture of resilient communities. More about UNESCO...


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