DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in All Regions, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 71 (includes all major global events)
JUN 2017
28 May - 03 Jun (Week 22)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 4th World Landslide Forum

International Consortium of Landslides

Ljubljana (Slovenia)
 
30 May 2017 - 31 May 2017 Expert Meeting on Interfacing Modern and indigenous Early Waning Systems to Build the Resilience of Vulnerable Communities to the vagaries of climate change and promote disaster risk reduction

National Emergency Management Agency

Abuja (Nigeria)
 
31 May 2017 - 03 Jun 2017 XI Jornadas sobre seguridad, emergencias y catástrofes

Universidad de Málaga

Málaga (Spain)
 
01 Jun 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 8th i-Rec Conference: Reconstruction & Recovery for Displaced Populations & Refugees

Information and Research for Reconstruction

Toronto (Canada)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response  
 
27 Feb 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Resilience Action Planning: Implementing the Sendai Framework at the Local Level - Online course

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

  UNISDR Event
 
29 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 Training Course on Flood Disaster Risk Management in a Changing Climate Nairobi (Kenya)
 
30 May 2017 - 30 May 2017 Disaster Risk Reduction and Management in Agriculture Webinar-II: Assessing risks and impacts from extreme events/natural hazards on the agriculture sector with focus on drought

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters

 
 
01 Jun 2017 - 15 Jun 2017 Advanced Webinar: Methods in Using NASA Remote Sensing for Health Applications

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
04 - 10 Jun (Week 23)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

European Union

Glasgow (United Kingdom)
 
06 Jun 2017 - 08 Jun 2017 World Reconstruction Conference 3 (WRC3)

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the

Brussels (Belgium)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
01 Jun 2017 - 15 Jun 2017 Advanced Webinar: Methods in Using NASA Remote Sensing for Health Applications (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 Training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into National Development Process Nairobi (Kenya)
 
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 Training Course on Disasters and Development Nairobi (Kenya)
 
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction Training NAIROBI (Kenya)
11 - 17 Jun (Week 24)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
13 Jun 2017 - 15 Jun 2017 Sixth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health

World Health Organization - Regional Office for Europe

Ostrava (Czech Republic)
 
14 Jun 2017 - 15 Jun 2017 3rd Aid & Development Asia Summit 2017 Naw Pyi Taw (Myanmar)
 
14 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017 International Workshop Disaster Resource Mobilization, Planning, Management & Reporting Nairobi (Kenya)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
01 Jun 2017 - 15 Jun 2017 Advanced Webinar: Methods in Using NASA Remote Sensing for Health Applications (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
12 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017 4th International Disaster Law Course

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Sanremo (Italy)
 
12 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017 Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing in Multi-hazard Early Warning Systems Nairobi (Kenya)
 
12 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017 Curso de reducción del riesgo de desastres y desarrollo local sostenible CIF/OIT – Edición 2017

International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization

Turin (Italy)
 
12 Jun 2017 - 21 Jun 2017 Climate Risk Management in a Changing Environment (Kenya)
 
13 Jun 2017 - 13 Jun 2017 Dimitra Clubs – Enhancing the resilience of rural men and women through community mobilization

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters

 
18 - 24 Jun (Week 25)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
19 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017 Planning, Monitoring Evaluation & Learning-Strengthening the Performance of M & E Systems for Relief Operations (Kenya)
 
21 Jun 2017 - 21 Jun 2017 UCL IRDR 7th Annual Conference - Conference theme: Global Challenges in Disaster Risk Reduction and Response

University College London

Lonon (United Kingdom)
 
22 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11)

International Institute for Environment and Development

Kampala (Uganda)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
12 Jun 2017 - 21 Jun 2017 Climate Risk Management in a Changing Environment (continued) (Kenya)
 
18 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017 International Summer School on Managing Flood Disasters in Delta Cities

Delft University of Technology

Beijing (China)
 
19 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017 Drought Contingency Planning Training Nairobi (Kenya)
 
19 Jun 2017 - 21 Jun 2017 International Workshop on the Implementation of the Sendai Framework on Disaster Risk Reduction in Africa: Lessons Learned from the 2017 Global Platform

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Kampala (Uganda)
 
19 Jun 2017 - 21 Jun 2017 Training of Trainers for the Implementation of the Sendai Framework - Port Louis, Mauritius June 2017

Mauritius - government

(Mauritius) UNISDR Event
 
20 Jun 2017 - 22 Jun 2017 Remote Sensing of Land Indicators for Sustainable Development Goal 15

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
22 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017 The Business Case for Disaster Risk Reduction: Make Your Business Disaster and Climate Resilient - Mauritius 2017

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

(Mauritius) UNISDR Event
25 Jun - 01 Jul (Week 26)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) (continued)

International Institute for Environment and Development

Kampala (Uganda)
 
25 Jun 2017 - 28 Jun 2017 2nd International Conference on Amphibious Architecture, Design and Engineering (ICAADE 2017)

University of Waterloo

Waterloo (Canada)
 
29 Jun 2017 - 01 Jul 2017 Disaster Risk Reduction and International Law Symposium 2017

University of Reading

(United Kingdom)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management (Kenya)
 
26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 Training Course on Emergency Needs Assessment (Kenya)
 
26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 Training Course on Early Warning Systems (Kenya)
 
26 Jun 2017 - 28 Jun 2017 Changement Climatique et Gestion des Ressources en Eau dans les Zones Exposées à la Sécheresse

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Dakar (Senegal)
JUL 2017
25 Jun - 01 Jul (Week 26)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
22 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) (continued)

International Institute for Environment and Development

Kampala (Uganda)
 
25 Jun 2017 - 28 Jun 2017 2nd International Conference on Amphibious Architecture, Design and Engineering (ICAADE 2017) (continued)

University of Waterloo

Waterloo (Canada)
 
29 Jun 2017 - 01 Jul 2017 Disaster Risk Reduction and International Law Symposium 2017 (continued)

University of Reading

(United Kingdom)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management (continued) (Kenya)
 
26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 Training Course on Emergency Needs Assessment (continued) (Kenya)
 
26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 Training Course on Early Warning Systems (continued) (Kenya)
 
26 Jun 2017 - 28 Jun 2017 Changement Climatique et Gestion des Ressources en Eau dans les Zones Exposées à la Sécheresse (continued)

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Dakar (Senegal)
02 - 08 Jul (Week 27)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
03 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017 APHES summer course: Assessing public health in emergency situations

Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters

Brussels (Belgium)
 
03 Jul 2017 - 07 Jul 2017 Croucher Summer Course 2017 - Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (Hong Kong)
 
03 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017 APHES Summer course 2017: Assessing Public Health in Emergency Situations

Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters

Brussels (Belgium)
 
03 Jul 2017 - 07 Jul 2017
(Tentative)
Training Course on Disasters and Development (continued) (South Africa)
 
03 Jul 2017 - 07 Jul 2017 Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction Training (continued) (Kenya)
 
03 Jul 2017 - 05 Jul 2017 Disaster Risk Reduction Information Systems: Managing Media Relations, Public Awareness and Communication for Emergency Preparedness and Response

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Accra (Ghana)
 
05 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community-based Disaster Risk Management  
09 - 15 Jul (Week 28)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
03 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017 APHES summer course: Assessing public health in emergency situations (continued)

Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters

Brussels (Belgium)
 
03 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017 APHES Summer course 2017: Assessing Public Health in Emergency Situations (continued)

Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters

Brussels (Belgium)
 
05 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community-based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
10 Jul 2017 - 12 Jul 2017 Meteorological and Hydrological Forecasting for Informed Decision-Making

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Johannesburg (South Africa)
 
10 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017 Training Course on GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management (continued) Nairobi (Kenya)
 
12 Jul 2017 - 19 Jul 2017 Advanced Webinar: Remote Sensing of Drought

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
16 - 22 Jul (Week 29)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
18 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017 APRU Multi-Hazards Summer School 2017 Sendai (Japan)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
05 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community-based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
12 Jul 2017 - 19 Jul 2017 Advanced Webinar: Remote Sensing of Drought (continued)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 
 
17 Jul 2017 - 26 Jul 2017 8th International Training Course on Climate Risk Management in a Changing Environment (CRM-8) Bangkok (Thailand)
 
17 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017 Training Course on Emergency Planning Management Nairobi (Kenya)
 
17 Jul 2017 - 19 Jul 2017 Ateliers de renforcement des capacités sur la Domestication du Cadre Sendai pour la Réduction des Risques de Catastrophes (2015-2030)

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Abidjan (Cte d'Ivoire)
 
17 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017 Mainstreaming Gender into Community-Based Disaster Risk Management Training NAIROBI (Kenya)
 
17 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017 Early Warning Systems Course

Indepth Research Services

Nairobi (Kenya)
 
17 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017 Contingency Planning Training Course

Indepth Research Services

Kisumu (Kenya)
 
17 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017 Disaster Risk Reduction Course

Indepth Research Services

Nairobi (Kenya)
23 - 29 Jul (Week 30)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
05 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community-based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
17 Jul 2017 - 26 Jul 2017 8th International Training Course on Climate Risk Management in a Changing Environment (CRM-8) (continued) Bangkok (Thailand)
 
24 Jul 2017 - 26 Jul 2017 Special Mixed Course on Disaster Risk Management

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Johannesburg (South Africa)
 
24 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017 Training of Trainers: Sphere and ADCAP - Inclusive humanitarian action

Aktion Deutschland Hilft

Manila (Philippines)
30 Jul - 05 Aug (Week 31)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
05 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community-based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
31 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training

Versed Professional Services Limited

(Kenya)
AUG 2017
30 Jul - 05 Aug (Week 31)
TRAINING
01 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Climate Change and Health (continued)  
 
09 Dec 2016 - 31 Jul 2017 Free Online Course: Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (continued)  
 
05 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017
(Tentative)
Online Certificate Course in Mainstreaming Gender into Community-based Disaster Risk Management (continued)  
 
31 Jul 2017 - 04 Aug 2017 Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training (continued)

Versed Professional Services Limited

(Kenya)
06 - 12 Aug (Week 32)
TRAINING
07 Aug 2017 - 09 Aug 2017 Use of GIS Technology for Emergency Preparedness and Response

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Kampala (Uganda)
13 - 19 Aug (Week 33)
TRAINING
14 Aug 2017 - 16 Aug 2017 Intégration de la Réduction des Risques de Catastrophes dans la Planification d’Activités de Développement

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Lomé (Togo)
20 - 26 Aug (Week 34)
TRAINING
21 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017 8th Regional Training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into Development Process (MDRD-8) Bangkok (Thailand)
 
21 Aug 2017 - 23 Aug 2017 International Workshop on the Implementation of the Sendai Framework on DRR in Africa: Lessons Learned from the 2017 Global Platform

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Accra (Ghana)
 
21 Aug 2017 - 24 Aug 2017 Special Mixed Course on Disaster Risk Management

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Johannesburg (South Africa)
27 Aug - 02 Sep (Week 35)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Aug 2017 - 29 Aug 2017 13th APRU Multi-hazards Symposium 2017

Association of Pacific Rim Universities

Beijing (China)
TRAINING
28 Aug 2017 - 16 Sep 2017 International training course on disaster risk management of cultural heritage 2017

Ritsumeikan University

Kyoto (Japan)
 
28 Aug 2017 - 30 Aug 2017 Suivi, Alerte Précoce et Intervention Rapide face aux Urgences

Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management

Dakar (Senegal)