DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in All Regions, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 46 (includes all major global events)
DEC 2014
30 Nov - 06 Dec (Week 49)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
01 Dec 2014 - 12 Dec 2014 20th Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC and 10th session of the conference of the Parties (COP20/CMP10)

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Lima (Peru)
 
01 Dec 2014 - 03 Dec 2014 Experts meeting workshop on tsunami modeling and mitigation

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission

Cartagena (Colombia)
 
02 Dec 2014 - 02 Dec 2014 7th meeting of the MENA DRR Network

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Arab States

Cairo (Egypt) UNISDR Event
 
03 Dec 2014 - 04 Dec 2014 Public Awareness as a Cornerstone for Disaster Risk Reduction

Ministry of Emergency Situations

Yerevan (Armenia)
 
03 Dec 2014 - 03 Dec 2014 Inclusive Resilience - Disabled people and resilience: A different value for resilience - Celebration of the International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPD 2014)

Provincia di Potenza

Potenza (Italy)
 
04 Dec 2014 - 12 Dec 2014
(Tentative)
Postponed indefinitely: Disaster and hazards mapping summit 2014

International Resource Recovery Movement

Manila (Philippines)
 
04 Dec 2014 - 05 Dec 2014 Round table meeting on Innovations in technology for Disaster Rescue Efforts amongst ASEM countries

National Institute of Disaster Management

New Delhi
 
06 Dec 2014 - 07 Dec 2014 Development & Climate Days 2014 at COP20

International Institute for Environment and Development

Lima (Peru)
 
06 Dec 2014 - 07 Dec 2014 2014 Global landscapes forum: Sustainable landscapes for a new climate and development agenda

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

Lima (Peru)
 
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
TRAINING
04 Mar 2014 - 15 Dec 2014 Integrated DRR, adaptation and rural development: Online diploma

Center for Sustainable Development

online
 
03 Jul 2014 - 30 Nov 2014 E-tutorial on the Post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Web-based UNISDR Event
 
14 Nov 2014 - 09 Dec 2014 Online course on earthquake risk reduction

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
28 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 Online certificate course on mainstreaming gender into community based disaster risk management

Human Rights and Justice Group International

 
 
01 Dec 2014 - 05 Dec 2014 Linking Disaster Recovery and Resilience Building: Community Managed Disaster Risk Reduction

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
01 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on comprehensive disaster risk management framework

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
03 Dec 2014 - 05 Dec 2014 15th US - Japan Workshop on the Improvement of Structural Engineering and Resiliency

Applied Technology Council

Hawaii (United States of America)
07 - 13 Dec (Week 50)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
01 Dec 2014 - 12 Dec 2014 20th Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC and 10th session of the conference of the Parties (COP20/CMP10) (continued)

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Lima (Peru)
 
04 Dec 2014 - 12 Dec 2014
(Tentative)
Postponed indefinitely: Disaster and hazards mapping summit 2014 (continued)

International Resource Recovery Movement

Manila (Philippines)
 
06 Dec 2014 - 07 Dec 2014 Development & Climate Days 2014 at COP20 (continued)

International Institute for Environment and Development

Lima (Peru)
 
06 Dec 2014 - 07 Dec 2014 2014 Global landscapes forum: Sustainable landscapes for a new climate and development agenda (continued)

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

Lima (Peru)
 
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
 
07 Dec 2014 - 07 Dec 2014 Food and Nutrition Security, Agriculture and Climate Change

CARE International

Lima (Peru)
 
08 Dec 2014 - 09 Dec 2014 Ready for recovery: Learning from recent disasters and setting the priority needs for Southeast Asia

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

Bangkok (Thailand)
 
09 Dec 2014 - 09 Dec 2014 Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction for the Private Sector in Lebanon

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Arab States

Beirut UNISDR Event
 
09 Dec 2014 - 10 Dec 2014 Stakeholders consultation workshop on disaster recovery planning

Bangladesh - government

Dhaka (Bangladesh)
 
10 Dec 2014 - 10 Dec 2014 Wetland solutions to reduce disaster risks – save the date

Wetlands International

Brussels (Belgium)
TRAINING
04 Mar 2014 - 15 Dec 2014 Integrated DRR, adaptation and rural development: Online diploma (continued)

Center for Sustainable Development

online
 
14 Nov 2014 - 09 Dec 2014 Online course on earthquake risk reduction (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
28 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 Online certificate course on mainstreaming gender into community based disaster risk management (continued)

Human Rights and Justice Group International

 
 
01 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on comprehensive disaster risk management framework (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
08 Dec 2014 - 11 Dec 2014 Risk Management: Increasing aid-effectiveness and catalysing change

Risk Society

The Hague
 
09 Dec 2014 - 09 Dec 2014 Disaster Awareness and General Safety for Children training

Meeting point of civilizations between Egypt and the world

Cairo (Egypt)
14 - 20 Dec (Week 51)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
 
15 Dec 2014 - 15 Dec 2014 Inclusive resilience - Ethnic minorities, migrantes: Integration of identities

Provincia di Potenza

Potenza (Italy)
 
16 Dec 2014 - 16 Dec 2014 Il seminario: Il rischio ambientale e i beni culturali

Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro

Roma (Italy)
 
16 Dec 2014 - 16 Dec 2014 Discussion on adaptive publics: The politics of the anthropocene in Bogotá

Institute for Public Knowledge

New York (United States of America)
TRAINING
04 Mar 2014 - 15 Dec 2014 Integrated DRR, adaptation and rural development: Online diploma (continued)

Center for Sustainable Development

online
 
28 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 Online certificate course on mainstreaming gender into community based disaster risk management (continued)

Human Rights and Justice Group International

 
 
01 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on comprehensive disaster risk management framework (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
15 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on climate change & disaster risk

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
21 - 27 Dec (Week 52)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
TRAINING
28 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 Online certificate course on mainstreaming gender into community based disaster risk management (continued)

Human Rights and Justice Group International

 
 
01 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on comprehensive disaster risk management framework (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
15 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on climate change & disaster risk (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
28 Dec - 03 Jan (Week 01)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
TRAINING
28 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 Online certificate course on mainstreaming gender into community based disaster risk management (continued)

Human Rights and Justice Group International

 
 
01 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on comprehensive disaster risk management framework (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
15 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on climate change & disaster risk (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
JAN 2015
28 Dec - 03 Jan (Week 01)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
TRAINING
28 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 Online certificate course on mainstreaming gender into community based disaster risk management (continued)

Human Rights and Justice Group International

 
 
01 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on comprehensive disaster risk management framework (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
15 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on climate change & disaster risk (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
04 - 10 Jan (Week 02)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on comprehensive disaster risk management framework (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
15 Dec 2014 - 09 Jan 2015 Online course on climate change & disaster risk (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
11 - 17 Jan (Week 03)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
 
12 Jan 2015 - 13 Jan 2015 Workshop on needs of persons with disabilities throughout disaster management cycle

State Fire and Rescue Service of Latvia

Riga (Latvia)
 
14 Jan 2015 - 16 Jan 2015 Tokyo Conference on International Study for Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience : Towards a new science and technology to consolidate disaster risk reduction and sustainable development

Science Council of Japan

Tokyo (Japan)
 
14 Jan 2015 - 14 Jan 2015 Cities and climate change: An introduction

Asian Institute of Technology - Disaster Preparedness, Mitigation and Management Program

 
 
15 Jan 2015 - 17 Jan 2015 2015 UN-Water Annual International Zaragoza Conference. Water and Sustainable Development: From Vision to Action

UN-Water

Zaragoza (Spain)
 
16 Jan 2015 - 16 Jan 2015 International Recovery Forum 2015

Asian Disaster Reduction Centre

Kobe (Japan) UNISDR Event
TRAINING
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
 
14 Jan 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 Education in emergencies e-learning course

Human Rights Education Associates

 
 
15 Jan 2015 - 09 Feb 2015 Online course on community based disaster risk management

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
18 - 24 Jan (Week 04)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 Dec 2014 - 22 Jan 2015 Rebuild by design: Resilient planning through collaborative design (continued)

Aedes Network Campus Berlin - The Metropolitan Laboratory

Berlin (Germany)
 
20 Jan 2015 - 20 Jan 2015 2015 Dialogue Forums: Climate, poverty, catastrophes – save the world!

Munich Re Foundation

Munich (Germany)
 
21 Jan 2015 - 21 Jan 2015 Openquake release event

Global Earthquake Model

Pavia (Italy)
TRAINING
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
 
14 Jan 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 Education in emergencies e-learning course (continued)

Human Rights Education Associates

 
 
15 Jan 2015 - 09 Feb 2015 Online course on community based disaster risk management (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
19 Jan 2015 - 27 Feb 2015 Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) Online Course

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
25 - 31 Jan (Week 05)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
26 Jan 2015 - 30 Jan 2015 48th Meeting of the Ramsar Standing Committee

Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

Gland (Switzerland)
 
28 Jan 2015 - 29 Jan 2015 Coastal inundation mapping

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Cambridge, MA (United States of America)
 
29 Jan 2015 - 30 Jan 2015 Natural catastrophe insurance conference in Sofia

BJD Reinsurance Consulting, LLC

Sofia (Bulgaria)
 
29 Jan 2015 - 30 Jan 2015 Central Asia and South Caucasus Regional Ministerial Meeting on Disaster Risk Reduction

Ministry of Emergency Situations

Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
TRAINING
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
 
14 Jan 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 Education in emergencies e-learning course (continued)

Human Rights Education Associates

 
 
15 Jan 2015 - 09 Feb 2015 Online course on community based disaster risk management (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
19 Jan 2015 - 27 Feb 2015 Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) Online Course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
 
26 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015 Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

 
FEB 2015
01 - 07 Feb (Week 06)
TRAINING
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
 
14 Jan 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 Education in emergencies e-learning course (continued)

Human Rights Education Associates

 
 
15 Jan 2015 - 09 Feb 2015 Online course on community based disaster risk management (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
19 Jan 2015 - 27 Feb 2015 Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) Online Course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
 
26 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015 Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States (continued)

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

 
08 - 14 Feb (Week 07)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
10 Feb 2015 - 12 Feb 2015 International Disaster Conference & Expo (IDCE)

Federal Emergency Management Agency

New Orleans, LA
 
10 Feb 2015 - 13 Feb 2015 Lessons learned about lessons learned about DRR in a changing climate

Consortium for Capacity Building, University of Colorado Boulder

Antalya (Turkey)
TRAINING
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
 
14 Jan 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 Education in emergencies e-learning course (continued)

Human Rights Education Associates

 
 
15 Jan 2015 - 09 Feb 2015 Online course on community based disaster risk management (continued)

National Institute of Disaster Management

 
 
19 Jan 2015 - 27 Feb 2015 Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) Online Course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
 
26 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015 Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States (continued)

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

 
15 - 21 Feb (Week 08)
TRAINING
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
 
14 Jan 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 Education in emergencies e-learning course (continued)

Human Rights Education Associates

 
 
19 Jan 2015 - 27 Feb 2015 Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) Online Course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
 
26 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015 Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States (continued)

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

 
 
16 Feb 2015 - 13 Mar 2015 Community-based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Online Course

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
22 - 28 Feb (Week 09)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
24 Feb 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 2015 Dialogue Forums: Climate, poverty, catastrophes – save the world! (continued)

Munich Re Foundation

Munich (Germany)
TRAINING
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems: Resilience in a Changing Climate (continued)

United Nations Environmental Programme DEWA/GRID-Europe

 
 
14 Jan 2015 - 24 Feb 2015 Education in emergencies e-learning course (continued)

Human Rights Education Associates

 
 
19 Jan 2015 - 27 Feb 2015 Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) Online Course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
 
26 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015 Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States (continued)

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

 
 
16 Feb 2015 - 13 Mar 2015 Community-based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Online Course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
 
23 Feb 2015 - 27 Feb 2015 Institute Certified Catastrophe Modeler Program

AIR Worldwide

Boston (United States of America)