Resilient cities webinars

Type: Meeting or Conference

Organizer(s): United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction ; International Council for Research and Innovation in Building

Date: 29 May - 02 Jun 2012

Venue: Online

Languages: English, Spanish

  • Description

  • Background

    CIB and UNISDR are hosting a series of webinars (web-based seminars) on the topic of Building Disaster Resilient Cities. The webinars will share knowledge and expertise between CIB members, UNISDR, and cities that are involved in the ‘Making Cities Resilient’ Campaign.

    Themes

    Enabling risk reduction through urban planning


    Engaging multiple stakeholders in risk reduction for cities

    Necesidades y expectativas de los habitants en el proceso de reconstruccion (People’s needs and expectations in post-disaster reconstruction). - This webinar will be held in Spanish.

    Ten Essentials for Making Cities Resilient: a Local Government Self-Assessment Tool
     

  • Target audience

  • Local governments, disaster risk reduction practitioners, planners and researchers.