DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in All Regions, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 61 (includes all major global events)
MAR 2017
26 Feb - 04 Mar (Week 09)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
26 Feb 2017 - 01 Mar 2017 Disaster Recovery Institute (DRI) sixth annual conference Las Vegas, NV (United States of America)
 
28 Feb 2017 - 01 Mar 2017 Aid & Development Africa Summit 2017 Nairobi (Kenya) Major event
 
28 Feb 2017 - 02 Mar 2017 Fifth International Conference on Climate Services (ICCS 5)

Climate Services Partnership

Cape Town (South Africa)
 
28 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017 Romania: An earthquake drill for the 84th anniversary of Civil Protection Day Neamt County (Romania)
 
28 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017 2nd Resilience Forum

Oxfam International Secretariat

Batumi (Georgia)
 
01 Mar 2017 - 01 Mar 2017 Careers and Opportunities Fair - UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction (IRDR) London (United Kingdom)
TRAINING
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management  
 
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
05 - 11 Mar (Week 10)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
07 Mar 2017 - 09 Mar 2017 Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas

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

Montreal (Canada) Major event
UNISDR Event
 
07 Mar 2017 - 09 Mar 2017 RES/CON (International Disaster Conference and Expo)

Greater New Orleans Inc. - Regional Economic Development

New Orleans (United States of America)
 
07 Mar 2017 - 07 Mar 2017 Symposium: Disasters Evermore? Past, Present and Future Risk in an Uncertain World

Lund University

Lund (Sweden)
 
07 Mar 2017 - 08 Mar 2017 10th Session of the Africa Working Group on Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Africa

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) UNISDR Event
 
08 Mar 2017 - 08 Mar 2017 Panel Discussion: Risk Finance for the Developing World London (United Kingdom)
 
09 Mar 2017 - 10 Mar 2017 Second Scientific Seminar of the Knowledge Centre for Disaster Risk Management: Science for Policy and Operations

European Commission

Rome (Italy)
 
10 Mar 2017 - 10 Mar 2017 ARISE Network Japan: How businesses meet the challenge of extreme weather events

ARISE Network Japan

Tokyo (Japan)
TRAINING
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
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
 
06 Mar 2017 - 10 Mar 2017 Training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into National Development Process Nairobi (Kenya)
 
06 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017 Geo-Information in Disaster Situations - 7th Edition

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

Geneva (Switzerland)
 
06 Mar 2017 - 10 Mar 2017 Training Course on Disasters and Development Nairobi (Kenya)
 
06 Mar 2017 - 10 Mar 2017 Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction Nairobi (Kenya)
12 - 18 Mar (Week 11)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
15 Mar 2017 - 16 Mar 2017 Innovation in Plant Biosecurity 2017

Fera Science Ltd

Sand Hutton (United Kingdom)
TRAINING
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
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
 
06 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017 Geo-Information in Disaster Situations - 7th Edition (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

Geneva (Switzerland)
 
13 Mar 2017 - 24 Mar 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training NAIROBI (Kenya)
 
13 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017 Training Course on Early Warning Systems Nairobi (Kenya)
19 - 25 Mar (Week 12)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
19 Mar 2017 - 21 Mar 2017 3rd Global Summit of Research Institutes for Disaster Risk Reduction: Expanding the Platform for Bridging Science and Policy Making

Global Alliance of Disaster Research Institutes

Kyoto (Japan)
 
20 Mar 2017 - 23 Mar 2017 2017 PRiMO Conference

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Honolulu (United States of America)
 
21 Mar 2017 - 22 Mar 2017 Fourth InterMET Asia International Exhibition & Conference for Meteorology, Hydrology and Climate Services

Media Generation Group

(Singapore)
 
21 Mar 2017 - 23 Mar 2017 Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) Conference 2017

International Association of Fire Chiefs

Reno (United States of America)
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
 
13 Mar 2017 - 24 Mar 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training (continued) NAIROBI (Kenya)
 
20 Mar 2017 - 22 Mar 2017 Training Course on Disaster Risk Communication Bangkok (Thailand)
 
20 Mar 2017 - 24 Mar 2017 Training Course on Emergency Planning Management Nairobi (Kenya)
26 Mar - 01 Apr (Week 13)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
26 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 European Open Forum on Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR)

European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement

Istanbul (Turkey) Major event
UNISDR Event
 
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)
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
APR 2017
26 Mar - 01 Apr (Week 13)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
26 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 European Open Forum on Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR) (continued)

European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement

Istanbul (Turkey) Major event
UNISDR Event
 
28 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 Fourth Disaster Preparedness Forum (continued) Bangkok (Thailand)
 
29 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017 International Conference on Emergency & Disaster Management (continued)

Iraqi Society for Emergency Medicine

Erbil (Iraq)
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
02 - 08 Apr (Week 14)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
05 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Climateurope Festival 2017

Climateurope

Valencia (Spain)
 
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 (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into National Development Process (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
03 Apr 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 Training Course on use of 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)
09 - 15 Apr (Week 15)
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 (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
16 - 22 Apr (Week 16)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
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 - 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
 
24 Apr 2017 - 26 Apr 2017 Training Course on Gender in Disaster Risk Reduction Bangkok (Thailand)
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)
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
 
01 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Training Course on Disasters and Development (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
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)
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
 
01 May 2017 - 05 May 2017 Training Course on Disasters and Development (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
07 - 13 May (Week 19)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
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
 
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)
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
 
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)
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
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
 
15 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 10th International Training Course on Earthquake Vulnerability Reduction in Cities (continued) Bangkok (Thailand)
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