- Meeting or Conference
- Crans Montana Forum (CMF)
- 16-19 Oct 2013
- Belgium (Brussels)
- Hotel le Plaza Bruxelles
While recent decades have seen an alarming increase in the frequency of disaster occurrences and the magnitude of their social, economic and environmental impacts, emergency situations specialized institutions will meet on Friday, October 18 to address a key issue:
“Strengthening disaster risk management capacities: The increasing role of emergency situations specialized bodies.”
Mrs. Margareta Wahlström, special representative of the secretary-general for disaster risk reduction at the United Nations will make a special intervention on this occasion.
The meeting will focus on information and knowledge sharing for disaster risk management and prevention leading to the implementation of sustainable strategies and practices. This meeting is part of the program for the forum on Business and Global and National Security.
- Capacity Development, Disaster Risk Management