DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in All Regions, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 64 (includes all major global events)
JUL 2016
26 Jun - 02 Jul (Week 26)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Jun 2016 - 30 Jun 2016 1st International Conference on Natural Hazards and Infrastructure (ICONHIC) Chania, Crete (Greece)
TRAINING
30 Nov 2015 - 30 Jun 2016 e-Learning: Climate Change and Health

Hong Kong Jockey Club Disaster Preparedness and Response Institute

 
 
29 Apr 2016 - 23 Jul 2016 Diplomado en Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres

Universidad Anáhuac México Sur

Mexico City (Mexico)
 
09 May 2016 - 10 Jul 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
16 May 2016 - 17 Jul 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
06 Jun 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Curso en línea: Planes de Acción para Resiliencia-Implementar el Marco de Sendai al Nivel Local

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
09 Jun 2016 - 30 Jun 2016 Using NASA Remote Sensing for Disaster Management

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
20 Jun 2016 - 01 Jul 2016 Intensive Summer Course: Advancing Disaster Risk Reduction to Enhance Sustainable Development in a Changing World

United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security

Bonn (Germany)
 
27 Jun 2016 - 29 Jun 2016 Interdisciplinary international workshop on RISK information management, risk models and applications (RIMMA2016)

German National Committee for the Committee on Data for Science and Technology

Berlin (Germany)
03 - 09 Jul (Week 27)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
04 Jul 2016 - 04 Jul 2016 Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction Implementation at Local Level: Engaging Local Authorities and Civil Society - Ulsan City, Republic of Korea

UNISDR Office for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction at Incheon

Ulsan (Korea (Rep. of))
 
06 Jul 2016 - 08 Jul 2016 Resilient Cities 2016: 7th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation Bonn (Germany)
TRAINING
29 Apr 2016 - 23 Jul 2016 Diplomado en Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (continued)

Universidad Anáhuac México Sur

Mexico City (Mexico)
 
09 May 2016 - 10 Jul 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
16 May 2016 - 17 Jul 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
06 Jun 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Curso en línea: Planes de Acción para Resiliencia-Implementar el Marco de Sendai al Nivel Local (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
04 Jul 2016 - 09 Jul 2016 Geospatial Technologies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs

Central European University

Budapest (Hungary)
 
04 Jul 2016 - 15 Jul 2016 APHES summer course: Assessing public health in emergency situations

Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters

Brussels (Belgium)
10 - 16 Jul (Week 28)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
12 Jul 2016 - 14 Jul 2016 Central Asia and South Caucasus Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Facilitating effective implementation of Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Dushanbe (Tajikistan) UNISDR Event
 
15 Jul 2016 - 15 Jul 2016 Future of Emergency Management Symposium

Black Emergency Managers Association

Washington, D.C. (United States of America)
TRAINING
29 Apr 2016 - 23 Jul 2016 Diplomado en Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (continued)

Universidad Anáhuac México Sur

Mexico City (Mexico)
 
09 May 2016 - 10 Jul 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
16 May 2016 - 17 Jul 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
06 Jun 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Curso en línea: Planes de Acción para Resiliencia-Implementar el Marco de Sendai al Nivel Local (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
04 Jul 2016 - 15 Jul 2016 APHES summer course: Assessing public health in emergency situations (continued)

Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters

Brussels (Belgium)
 
11 Jul 2016 - 15 Jul 2016 Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters

Budapest (Hungary)
 
11 Jul 2016 - 15 Jul 2016 Training Course on Emergency Needs Assessment (Kenya)
 
12 Jul 2016 - 14 Jul 2016 Accelerating Implementation of Sendai Framework in Ebola Affected Countries with Risk-Informed Health Systems

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

Freetown (Sierra Leone) UNISDR Event
 
15 Jul 2016 - 15 Jul 2016 Risk and resilience in the face of disasters: Prepare and protect your business

University College London

London
17 - 23 Jul (Week 29)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
21 Jul 2016 - 21 Jul 2016 12th Disaster Risk Management Seminar "Road to Resilience: Managing Geohazards for Less Risky Roads in Developing Countries"

World Bank Tokyo Office

Tokyo (Japan)
TRAINING
29 Apr 2016 - 23 Jul 2016 Diplomado en Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (continued)

Universidad Anáhuac México Sur

Mexico City (Mexico)
 
16 May 2016 - 17 Jul 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
06 Jun 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Curso en línea: Planes de Acción para Resiliencia-Implementar el Marco de Sendai al Nivel Local (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
18 Jul 2016 - 22 Jul 2016 Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction Nairobi (Kenya)
 
19 Jul 2016 - 21 Jul 2016 Accelerating Implementation of Sendai Framework in Ebola Affected Countries with Risk-Informed Health Systems (continued)

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

Monrovia (Liberia) UNISDR Event
 
20 Jul 2016 - 22 Jul 2016 Resiliencia, Riesgos y Cambio Climático. Canarias y los espacios insulares como destino turístico

Ayuntamiento de Adeje

Adeje (Tenerife) (Spain)
24 - 30 Jul (Week 30)
TRAINING
06 Jun 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Curso en línea: Planes de Acción para Resiliencia-Implementar el Marco de Sendai al Nivel Local (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
25 Jul 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 2016 Summer Institute for Disaster and Risk Research

Academy of Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Beijing (China)
31 Jul - 06 Aug (Week 31)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
01 Aug 2016 - 01 Aug 2016 Geospatial Information and Services for Disasters

United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management

New York (United States of America)
TRAINING
06 Jun 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Curso en línea: Planes de Acción para Resiliencia-Implementar el Marco de Sendai al Nivel Local (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
25 Jul 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 2016 Summer Institute for Disaster and Risk Research (continued)

Academy of Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Beijing (China)
 
01 Aug 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Disaster Risk Reduction in Emergencies Training

RedR - United Kingdom

London (United Kingdom)
AUG 2016
31 Jul - 06 Aug (Week 31)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
01 Aug 2016 - 01 Aug 2016 Geospatial Information and Services for Disasters (continued)

United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management

New York (United States of America)
TRAINING
06 Jun 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Curso en línea: Planes de Acción para Resiliencia-Implementar el Marco de Sendai al Nivel Local (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
25 Jul 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 2016 Summer Institute for Disaster and Risk Research (continued)

Academy of Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Beijing (China)
 
01 Aug 2016 - 05 Aug 2016 Disaster Risk Reduction in Emergencies Training (continued)

RedR - United Kingdom

London (United Kingdom)
07 - 13 Aug (Week 32)
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
08 Aug 2016 - 12 Aug 2016 Training Course on Climate Change Adaptation in a Changing Environment Nairobi (Kenya)
 
08 Aug 2016 - 12 Aug 2016 Training Course on Disasters and Development Nairobi (Kenya)
14 - 20 Aug (Week 33)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
15 Aug 2016 - 17 Aug 2016 5th International Symposium on the Effects of Surface Geology on Seismic Motion (ESG5)

National Center for Research on Earthquake Engineering

Taipei City (Taiwan (China))
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 26 Aug 2016 25th Regional Training Course on Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction in a Changing Climate

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

Bangkok (Thailand)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
15 Aug 2016 - 19 Aug 2016 Training Course on Flood Disaster Risk Management in a Changing Climate Nairobi (Kenya)
21 - 27 Aug (Week 34)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
23 Aug 2016 - 24 Aug 2016 First Asian Science and Technology Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (ASTCDRR)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific

Bangkok (Thailand) UNISDR Event
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 26 Aug 2016 25th Regional Training Course on Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction in a Changing Climate (continued)

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

Bangkok (Thailand)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
28 Aug - 03 Sep (Week 35)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Aug 2016 - 01 Sep 2016 6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2016

Global Risk Forum

Davos (Switzerland) Major event
 
29 Aug 2016 - 31 Aug 2016 8th Annual Health & Humanitarian Logistics Conference

Massachussets Institute of Technology

Atlanta, Georgia (United States of America)
 
30 Aug 2016 - 01 Sep 2016 AFAC16: Mitigation, Response, Recovery - Getting the balance right

Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council

Brisbane, Queensland (Australia)
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
28 Aug 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 15th International Swiss Climate Summer School: Climate Risks - Coping with Uncertainty

Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research

Grindelwald (Switzerland)
 
29 Aug 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 Training Course on Emergency Planning Management Nairobi (Kenya)
 
29 Aug 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 Training Course on Emergency Needs Assessment (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
01 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 Applications of Remote Sensing to Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
02 Sep 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 Understanding the Risks of Extreme Events: Challenges in Risk Management of Natural Disasters

ETH Risk Center

Zurich (Switzerland)
SEP 2016
28 Aug - 03 Sep (Week 35)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Aug 2016 - 01 Sep 2016 6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2016 (continued)

Global Risk Forum

Davos (Switzerland) Major event
 
29 Aug 2016 - 31 Aug 2016 8th Annual Health & Humanitarian Logistics Conference (continued)

Massachussets Institute of Technology

Atlanta, Georgia (United States of America)
 
30 Aug 2016 - 01 Sep 2016 AFAC16: Mitigation, Response, Recovery - Getting the balance right (continued)

Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council

Brisbane, Queensland (Australia)
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
28 Aug 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 15th International Swiss Climate Summer School: Climate Risks - Coping with Uncertainty (continued)

Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research

Grindelwald (Switzerland)
 
29 Aug 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 Training Course on Emergency Planning Management (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
29 Aug 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 Training Course on Emergency Needs Assessment (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
01 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 Applications of Remote Sensing to Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
02 Sep 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 Understanding the Risks of Extreme Events: Challenges in Risk Management of Natural Disasters (continued)

ETH Risk Center

Zurich (Switzerland)
04 - 10 Sep (Week 36)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
07 Sep 2016 - 09 Sep 2016 6th International Conference on Building Resilience 2016: Building Resilience to Address the Unexpected

Massey University

Auckland (New Zealand)
 
07 Sep 2016 - 08 Sep 2016 Global Disaster Relief Summit 2016

Aid and International Development Forum

Washington D.C. (United States of America)
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
01 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 Applications of Remote Sensing to Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
05 Sep 2016 - 15 Nov 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
05 Sep 2016 - 09 Sep 2016 Training Course on Contingency Planning Nairobi (Kenya)
 
05 Sep 2016 - 09 Sep 2016 Training Course on Climate Change Adaptation in a Changing Environment (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
05 Sep 2016 - 09 Sep 2016 Training Course on Emergency Needs Assessment (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
08 Sep 2016 - 08 Sep 2016 Reducing disaster risk during reconstruction and retrofit: Develop future-proof projects

University College London

London
 
10 Sep 2016 - 26 Sep 2016 International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage 2016

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Kyoto, Kobe and Sasayama (Japan)
11 - 17 Sep (Week 37)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
11 Sep 2016 - 13 Sep 2016 12th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC)

World Bank, the

Washington, DC (United States of America)
 
12 Sep 2016 - 16 Sep 2016 RISC-KIT Summer School on Disaster Risk Reduction in Coastal Areas Ferrara (Italy)
 
13 Sep 2016 - 13 Sep 2016 Next steps for UK climate change adaptation: developing the 2017 Climate Change Risk Assessment

Westminster Forum Projects

London (United Kingdom)
 
15 Sep 2016 - 15 Sep 2016 #DRRLive: The 2015 Landmark Agreements - Building a Gender-Inclusive Path for Implementation New York City (United States of America)
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
01 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 Applications of Remote Sensing to Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
05 Sep 2016 - 15 Nov 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
10 Sep 2016 - 26 Sep 2016 International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage 2016 (continued)

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Kyoto, Kobe and Sasayama (Japan)
 
12 Sep 2016 - 16 Sep 2016 RISC-KIT Summer School on Disaster Risk Reduction in Coastal Areas Ferrara (Italy)
 
12 Sep 2016 - 16 Sep 2016 Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
13 Sep 2016 - 16 Sep 2016 Met Office PRECIS regional climate modelling (RCM) workshop Exeter (United Kingdom)
18 - 24 Sep (Week 38)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 Sep 2016 - 22 Sep 2016 Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) Summit 2016 Brussels (Belgium)
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
01 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 Applications of Remote Sensing to Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
05 Sep 2016 - 15 Nov 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
10 Sep 2016 - 26 Sep 2016 International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage 2016 (continued)

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Kyoto, Kobe and Sasayama (Japan)
25 Sep - 01 Oct (Week 39)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
27 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 International Conference on Emergency & Disaster Management

Iraqi Society for Emergency Medicine

Suleimaniya (Iraq)
 
01 Oct 2016 - 04 Oct 2016 7th International Conference on Integrated Disaster Risk Management Disasters and Development: Towards a Risk Aware Society

Integrated Disaster Risk Management Society

Isfahan (Iran)
TRAINING
13 Jun 2016 - 23 Oct 2016 Diplomado en Desastres y Cambio Climático con enfoque en Politícas Públicas (continued)

Instituto de investigaciones Dr. José María Luis Mora

(Mexico)
 
15 Aug 2016 - 09 Oct 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
01 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 Applications of Remote Sensing to Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
05 Sep 2016 - 15 Nov 2016 Urban Risk Reduction: Developing and Implementing Resilience Action Plans for Cities - Online course (continued)

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

 
 
10 Sep 2016 - 26 Sep 2016 International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage 2016 (continued)

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Kyoto, Kobe and Sasayama (Japan)
 
26 Sep 2016 - 21 Oct 2016 International Training Courses on Seismology and Seismic Hazard Assessment

German Research Centre for Geosciences

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar)
 
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI"

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

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