Third meeting of the European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR)

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
National Protection and Rescue Directorate (NPRD)
Other organizer:
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe (UNISDR EUR); European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement (EUR-OPA); European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR)
Date:
01-03 Oct 2012
Location:
Croatia (Dubrovnik)
The European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR) is intended to serve as the forum for exchanging information and knowledge, coordinating efforts throughout the Europe region and for providing advocacy for effective action to reduce disasters. Moreover, it shall be devoted to contemporary issues of importance needed to promote a good political climate for implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action.

Hosted by the Croatian National Protection and Rescue Directorate, Chair of the EFDRR, the meeting is co-organized in collaboration with the Council of Europe (EUR-OPA) and UNISDR Europe.

The purpose of the meeting is to facilitate discussion, exchanges and synergies towards disaster risk reduction activities in Europe and to provide inputs from European HFA Focal Points to the Post-HFA consultations.

Additional topics to be discussed include climate change adaptation and community-based disaster risk reduction.

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How to register

By invitation

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Themes:
Climate Change, Community-based DRR, Governance, Disaster Risk Management
Countries:
Croatia
Regions:
Europe
Regional Platforms for Disaster Risk Reduction take place from Africa to the Pacific Regional Platforms for Disaster Risk Reduction take place from Africa to the Pacific.
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