DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in All Regions, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 42 (includes all major global events)
JAN 2017
01 - 07 Jan (Week 01)
08 - 14 Jan (Week 02)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
09 Jan 2017 - 11 Jan 2017 From the management of crisis to the governance of risk: Time for a paradigm shift?

Center for Crisis Management Research

Haikou, Hainan Province (China)
TRAINING
09 Jan 2017 - 13 Jan 2017 Climate Change Vulnerability and Adaptation Strategy Training Nairobi (Kenya)
 
09 Jan 2017 - 13 Jan 2017 Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment Training Nairobi (Kenya)
 
09 Jan 2017 - 13 Jan 2017 Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction Training Nairobi (Kenya)
15 - 21 Jan (Week 03)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
18 Jan 2017 - 18 Jan 2017 How to build resilience from the ground up

Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters

London (United Kingdom)
 
20 Jan 2017 - 20 Jan 2017 Harmonizing international, national, and local disaster risk management and governance: challenges and opportunities

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Singapore (Singapore)
TRAINING
16 Jan 2017 - 20 Jan 2017 2nd RISC-KIT "Summer" School: Disaster Risk Reduction for Coastal Areas

European Union

Faro (Portugal)
 
16 Jan 2017 - 20 Jan 2017 Second RISC-KIT Summer School

Deltares

Faro (Portugal)
 
16 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training NAIROBI (Kenya)
22 - 28 Jan (Week 04)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
24 Jan 2017 - 24 Jan 2017 International Recovery Forum 2017

International Recovery Platform

Kobe (Japan)
TRAINING
16 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training (continued) NAIROBI (Kenya)
29 Jan - 04 Feb (Week 05)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
30 Jan 2017 - 30 Jan 2017 Monitoring and evaluation to enhance adaptation and reduce disaster risk  
 
01 Feb 2017 - 03 Feb 2017 Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation in Asia

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

New Delhi (India)
 
02 Feb 2017 - 02 Feb 2017 World Wetlands Day 2017

Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

 
TRAINING
30 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017 Climate change adaption in food security and natural resource management

Wageningen University and Research Centre

Kampala (Uganda)
 
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
FEB 2017
29 Jan - 04 Feb (Week 05)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
30 Jan 2017 - 30 Jan 2017 Monitoring and evaluation to enhance adaptation and reduce disaster risk (continued)  
 
01 Feb 2017 - 03 Feb 2017 Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation in Asia (continued)

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

New Delhi (India)
 
02 Feb 2017 - 02 Feb 2017 World Wetlands Day 2017 (continued)

Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

 
TRAINING
30 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017 Climate change adaption in food security and natural resource management (continued)

Wageningen University and Research Centre

Kampala (Uganda)
 
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
05 - 11 Feb (Week 06)
TRAINING
30 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017 Climate change adaption in food security and natural resource management (continued)

Wageningen University and Research Centre

Kampala (Uganda)
 
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
12 - 18 Feb (Week 07)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
14 Feb 2017 - 15 Feb 2017 8th International Conference on Integrated Natural Disaster Management

Global Risk Forum

Tehran (Iran)
TRAINING
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
(Tentative)
9th Block Course 2017: Towards Climate Resilience

University of Free State

Bloemfontein (South Africa)
 
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management  
19 - 25 Feb (Week 08)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017 World Symposium on Climate Change Communication

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

Manchester (United Kingdom)
TRAINING
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
(Tentative)
9th Block Course 2017: Towards Climate Resilience (continued)

University of Free State

Bloemfontein (South Africa)
 
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
20 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017 GIS for Disaster Risk Management Training

Versed Professional Services Limited

Nairobi (Kenya)
26 Feb - 04 Mar (Week 09)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Feb 2017 - 01 Mar 2017 Aid & Development Africa Summit 2017 Nairobi (Kenya) Major event
TRAINING
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
MAR 2017
26 Feb - 04 Mar (Week 09)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Feb 2017 - 01 Mar 2017 Aid & Development Africa Summit 2017 (continued) Nairobi (Kenya) Major event
TRAINING
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
05 - 11 Mar (Week 10)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
07 Mar 2017 - 09 Mar 2017 Fifth Session Regional Platform of 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)
TRAINING
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
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)
TRAINING
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
17 Feb 2017 - 16 Mar 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community Based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
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 (continued) NAIROBI (Kenya)
 
13 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017 Training Course on Early Warning Systems Nairobi (Kenya)
19 - 25 Mar (Week 12)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
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
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
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
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
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research