DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in All Regions, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 79 (includes all major global events)
APR 2017
26 Mar - 01 Apr (Week 13)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
26 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 2017 European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction Open Forum (2017 EFDRR Open Forum)

European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement

Istanbul (Turkey) Major event
 
27 Mar 2017 - 27 Mar 2017 A Century of Wildland Fire Research: Contributions to Long-term Approaches

National Academies, the

Washington (United States of America)
 
27 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 RICS World Built Environment Forum: 2017 Annual Summit

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Shanghai (China)
 
28 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 Fourth Disaster Preparedness Forum Bangkok (Thailand)
 
29 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017 International Conference on Emergency & Disaster Management

Iraqi Society for Emergency Medicine

Erbil (Iraq)
 
29 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017 Disaster Risk Vulnerability Conference 2017

University of Kerala

Trivandrum - Kerala (India)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
20 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 Building Community Resilience: Community Managed Disaster Risk Reduction (CMDRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) KAMPALA (Uganda)
 
29 Mar 2017 - 29 Mar 2017 GCI for Water virtual workshop

Group on Earth Observations

 
02 - 08 Apr (Week 14)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
03 Apr 2017 - 04 Apr 2017 Caribbean Safe School Ministerial Forum

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas

(Antigua and Barbuda) UNISDR Event
 
05 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Climateurope Festival 2017

Climateurope

Valencia (Spain)
 
05 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 2017 ISDR Asia Partnership Meeting (IAP)

National Emergency Management Agency

Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia) UNISDR Event
 
05 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 RISC-KIT Final Conference

European Commission

Delft (Netherlands)
 
06 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Pan-European Symposium on Water and Sanitation Safety Planning and Extreme Weather Events

International Water Association

Amsterdam (Netherlands)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction Nairobi (Kenya)
 
03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into National Development Process Nairobi (Kenya)
 
03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management Nairobi (Kenya)
 
03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 GIS for Health Sector Programme Management Training Nairobi (Kenya)
 
03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Disaster risk management special short courses Johannesburg (South Africa)
 
06 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Local Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction: Capacity Development for Making Cities Resilient - Catbalogan, Philippines

Department of the Interior and Local Goverment

Catbalogan (Philippines) UNISDR Event
09 - 15 Apr (Week 15)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
10 Apr 2017 - 10 Apr 2017 Implementing the Making Cities Resilient campaign in the Republic of Korea 2017

UNISDR Office for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction at Incheon

Gangwon-do Province (Korea (Rep. of)) UNISDR Event
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
10 Apr 2017 - 14 Apr 2017 GIS for Disease Surveillance and Monitoring Training Nairobi (Kenya)
 
10 Apr 2017 - 14 Apr 2017 Training Course on Early Warning Systems Nairobi (Kenya)
16 - 22 Apr (Week 16)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
20 Apr 2017 - 20 Apr 2017 Climate Risk and Investment Symposium: Framing Private Challenges and Opportunities

Inter-American Development Bank

Washington (United States of America)
 
21 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017 Seminario SAN MARTIN RESILIENTE

Comitato Internazionale per lo Sviluppo dei Popoli

Municipalidad de San Martìn, Provincia de Buenos Aires (Argentina)
 
22 Apr 2017 - 24 Apr 2017 8th International Congress on Health in Emergencies and Disasters

Ministry of Health and Medical Education

Tehran (Iran)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
17 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017 Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
17 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017 GIS for Disaster Risk Management Training

Versed Professional Services Limited

Nairobi (Kenya)
23 - 29 Apr (Week 17)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 Apr 2017 - 24 Apr 2017 8th International Congress on Health in Emergencies and Disasters (continued)

Ministry of Health and Medical Education

Tehran (Iran)
 
29 Apr 2017 - 04 May 2017 AGSE 2017: 8th International Summer School and Conference - Applied Geoinformatics for Society and Environment

Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences

Kish Island (Iran)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
24 Apr 2017 - 26 Apr 2017 Training Course on Gender in Disaster Risk Reduction Bangkok (Thailand)
 
24 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017 Drought Contingency Planning Training Nairobi (Kenya)
 
25 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017 Atelier Régional de Formation sur l’Evaluation des Besoins Post-Catastrophe (PDNA) et le Cadre de Relèvement (DRF)

Economic Community of Central African States

Libreville (Gabon)
30 Apr - 06 May (Week 18)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 Apr 2017 - 04 May 2017 AGSE 2017: 8th International Summer School and Conference - Applied Geoinformatics for Society and Environment (continued)

Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences

Kish Island (Iran)
 
04 May 2017 - 06 May 2017 Resilient Cities 2017: 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience & Adaptation - Reviewing local progress on the resilience targets of SDG 11

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

Bonn (Germany)
 
04 May 2017 - 06 May 2017 Resilient Cities 2017: 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience & Adaptation to Climate Change

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

Bonn (Germany)
 
05 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Healthcare Resilience to Major Disasters: Learning from the Past to Design a Better Future

Anglia Ruskin University

Chelmsford (United Kingdom)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
01 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Training Course on Disasters and Development Nairobi (Kenya)
 
01 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction Training Nairobi (Kenya)
 
02 May 2017 - 06 May 2017 Community Evacuation & First Response Training Gianyar - Bali (Indonesia)
 
03 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 4th Coastal Hazard Management Short Course 2017

Griffith University

Brisbane (Australia)
MAY 2017
30 Apr - 06 May (Week 18)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 Apr 2017 - 04 May 2017 AGSE 2017: 8th International Summer School and Conference - Applied Geoinformatics for Society and Environment (continued)

Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences

Kish Island (Iran)
 
04 May 2017 - 06 May 2017 Resilient Cities 2017: 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience & Adaptation - Reviewing local progress on the resilience targets of SDG 11 (continued)

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

Bonn (Germany)
 
04 May 2017 - 06 May 2017 Resilient Cities 2017: 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience & Adaptation to Climate Change (continued)

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

Bonn (Germany)
 
05 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Healthcare Resilience to Major Disasters: Learning from the Past to Design a Better Future (continued)

Anglia Ruskin University

Chelmsford (United Kingdom)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
01 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Training Course on Disasters and Development (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
01 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction Training (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
02 May 2017 - 06 May 2017 Community Evacuation & First Response Training (continued) Gianyar - Bali (Indonesia)
 
03 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 4th Coastal Hazard Management Short Course 2017 (continued)

Griffith University

Brisbane (Australia)
07 - 13 May (Week 19)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
08 May 2017 - 11 May 2017 Disaster Forum 2017 (DF) Banff, Alberta (Canada)
 
09 May 2017 - 11 May 2017 Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe 2017

Torch Marketing

The Hague (Netherlands)
 
10 May 2017 - 12 May 2017 IV Congreso internacional y V encuentro latinoamericano y del Caribe de psicología en emergencias y desastres

Sociedad Chilena de Psicología en Emergencias y Desastres

Santiago (Chile)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
08 May 2017 - 12 May 2017 Training Course on Early Warning Systems (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
08 May 2017 - 12 May 2017 Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
08 May 2017 - 12 May 2017 Training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into National Development Process (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
08 May 2017 - 17 May 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training Nairobi (Kenya)
14 - 20 May (Week 20)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
08 May 2017 - 17 May 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
15 May 2017 - 19 May 2017 Disaster Management Course

The Crisis Management and Disaster Response Centre of Excellence

Sofia (Bulgaria)
 
15 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 10th International Training Course on Earthquake Vulnerability Reduction in Cities Bangkok (Thailand)
 
15 May 2017 - 19 May 2017 GIS for Disaster Risk Management Training (continued)

Versed Professional Services Limited

Nairobi (Kenya)
 
17 May 2017 - 19 May 2017 Disaster Management, Prevention and Safety Awareness Seminar

Asset Africa Institute

Nairobi (Kenya)
21 - 27 May (Week 21)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Cancun (Mexico) Major event
UNISDR Event
 
22 May 2017 - 23 May 2017 Multi-Hazard Early Warning Conference 2017

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Headquarters

Cancun (Mexico) UNISDR Event
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
15 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 10th International Training Course on Earthquake Vulnerability Reduction in Cities (continued) Bangkok (Thailand)
 
22 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 Drought Contingency Planning Training (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
22 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 Short training on disaster risk management package in South Africa Johannesburg (South Africa)
28 May - 03 Jun (Week 22)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 4th World Landslide Forum

International Consortium of Landslides

Ljubljana (Slovenia)
 
01 Jun 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 8th i-Rec Conference: Reconstruction & Recovery for Displaced Populations & Refugees

Information and Research for Reconstruction

Toronto (Canada)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
29 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Training Course on Flood Disaster Risk Management in a Changing Climate Nairobi (Kenya)
JUN 2017
28 May - 03 Jun (Week 22)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 4th World Landslide Forum (continued)

International Consortium of Landslides

Ljubljana (Slovenia)
 
01 Jun 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 8th i-Rec Conference: Reconstruction & Recovery for Displaced Populations & Refugees (continued)

Information and Research for Reconstruction

Toronto (Canada)
TRAINING
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
29 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Training Course on Flood Disaster Risk Management in a Changing Climate (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
04 - 10 Jun (Week 23)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

European Union

Glasgow (United Kingdom)
 
06 Jun 2017 - 08 Jun 2017 World Reconstruction Conference 3 (WRC3)

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the

Brussels (Belgium)
TRAINING
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 Training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into National Development Process (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 Training Course on Disasters and Development (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
11 - 17 Jun (Week 24)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
13 Jun 2017 - 15 Jun 2017 Sixth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health

World Health Organization - Regional Office for Europe

Ostrava (Czech Republic)
 
14 Jun 2017 - 15 Jun 2017 3rd Aid & Development Asia Summit 2017 Naw Pyi Taw (Myanmar)
TRAINING
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
12 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017 4th International Disaster Law Course

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Sanremo (Italy)
 
12 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017 Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing in Multi-hazard Early Warning Systems Nairobi (Kenya)
18 - 24 Jun (Week 25)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11)

International Institute for Environment and Development

Kampala (Uganda)
TRAINING
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
 
18 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017 International Summer School on Managing Flood Disasters in Delta Cities

Delft University of Technology

Beijing (China)
 
19 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017 Drought Contingency Planning Training (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
25 Jun - 01 Jul (Week 26)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) (continued)

International Institute for Environment and Development

Kampala (Uganda)
 
25 Jun 2017 - 28 Jun 2017 2nd International Conference on Amphibious Architecture, Design and Engineering (ICAADE 2017)

University of Waterloo

Waterloo (Canada)
 
29 Jun 2017 - 01 Jul 2017 Disaster Risk Reduction and International Law Symposium 2017

University of Reading

(United Kingdom)
TRAINING
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018 Short-term Certified Professional Training in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)