DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in Europe, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 23 (includes all major global events)
FEB 2016
31 Jan - 06 Feb (Week 05)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
01 Feb 2016 - 04 Feb 2016 UN OCHA Humanitarian Network and Partnership Week: Effective Preparedness and Response

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs - Headquarters

Geneva (Switzerland)
 
02 Feb 2016 - 05 Feb 2016 Second Meeting of the Executive Committee of the Warsaw International Mechanism for Loss and Damage Associated with Climate Change Impacts

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Bonn (Germany)
 
03 Feb 2016 - 04 Feb 2016 Protection of CBRN facilities: EU and Serbia share best practices on their CBRN Action Plans

European Commission Joint Research Centre

Ispra (Italy)
TRAINING
05 Oct 2015 - 04 Mar 2016 Foundation Meteorologist: Initial Forecasting Course

Met Office

Exeter (United Kingdom)
07 - 13 Feb (Week 06)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
09 Feb 2016 - 09 Feb 2016 Informal Meeting (Seminar): Open-ended Intergovernmental Expert Working Group on Indicators and Terminology Relating to Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Geneva (Switzerland) UNISDR Event
 
10 Feb 2016 - 11 Feb 2016 Second Formal Session of the Open-ended Intergovernmental Expert Working Group (OIEWG) on Terminology and Indicators Relating to Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Geneva (Switzerland) UNISDR Event
TRAINING
05 Oct 2015 - 04 Mar 2016 Foundation Meteorologist: Initial Forecasting Course (continued)

Met Office

Exeter (United Kingdom)
14 - 20 Feb (Week 07)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
17 Feb 2016 - 18 Feb 2016 2016 Winter Youth Assembly at the United Nations: Transforming Our World - The Role of Youth in the Implementation of the SDGs

Friendship Ambassadors Foundation

New York (United States of America) Major event
TRAINING
05 Oct 2015 - 04 Mar 2016 Foundation Meteorologist: Initial Forecasting Course (continued)

Met Office

Exeter (United Kingdom)
 
15 Feb 2016 - 19 Feb 2016 Volcanic Disaster Risk Reduction, Resilience, Well-being and Culture Workshop

Coventry University

Yogyakarta (Indonesia)
21 - 27 Feb (Week 08)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
25 Feb 2016 - 26 Feb 2016 9th Session of Working Group on Tsunamis and Other Hazards Related to Sea-Level Warning and Mitigation Systems (TOWS-WG)

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission

Paris (France)
TRAINING
05 Oct 2015 - 04 Mar 2016 Foundation Meteorologist: Initial Forecasting Course (continued)

Met Office

Exeter (United Kingdom)
28 Feb - 05 Mar (Week 09)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 Feb 2016 - 29 Feb 2016 Discussion on Gender-Related Dimensions of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Geneva (Switzerland) UNISDR Event
 
02 Mar 2016 - 03 Mar 2016 Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe 2016

Torch Marketing

The Hague (Netherlands)
 
02 Mar 2016 - 03 Mar 2016 Global Climate Observation: the Road to the Future

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

Amsterdam (Netherlands)
TRAINING
05 Oct 2015 - 04 Mar 2016 Foundation Meteorologist: Initial Forecasting Course (continued)

Met Office

Exeter (United Kingdom)
 
29 Feb 2016 - 11 Mar 2016 Geo-Information in Disaster Situations (GIDS): 6th Edition Geneva (Switzerland)
MAR 2016
28 Feb - 05 Mar (Week 09)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 Feb 2016 - 29 Feb 2016 Discussion on Gender-Related Dimensions of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change (continued)

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Geneva (Switzerland) UNISDR Event
 
02 Mar 2016 - 03 Mar 2016 Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe 2016 (continued)

Torch Marketing

The Hague (Netherlands)
 
02 Mar 2016 - 03 Mar 2016 Global Climate Observation: the Road to the Future (continued)

United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters

Amsterdam (Netherlands)
TRAINING
05 Oct 2015 - 04 Mar 2016 Foundation Meteorologist: Initial Forecasting Course (continued)

Met Office

Exeter (United Kingdom)
 
29 Feb 2016 - 11 Mar 2016 Geo-Information in Disaster Situations (GIDS): 6th Edition (continued) Geneva (Switzerland)
06 - 12 Mar (Week 10)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
10 Mar 2016 - 11 Mar 2016 International Conference on the Implementation of the Health Aspects of Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015 – 2030

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Bangkok (Thailand) Major event
UNISDR Event
 
11 Mar 2016 - 11 Mar 2016 3rd International UICCA Conference: Climate Risk Assessment and Mitigation Approaches - Experiences from ANADIA Niger and Other Initiatives Torino (Italy)
TRAINING
29 Feb 2016 - 11 Mar 2016 Geo-Information in Disaster Situations (GIDS): 6th Edition (continued) Geneva (Switzerland)
13 - 19 Mar (Week 11)
TRAINING
14 Mar 2016 - 18 Mar 2016 Disaster Risk Reduction in Emergencies Training

RedR - United Kingdom

Maryland (United States of America)
20 - 26 Mar (Week 12)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
21 Mar 2016 - 22 Mar 2016 Human Perception of Singular Hydrological Events

World Meteorological Organization

Halle/Saale (Germany)
 
22 Mar 2016 - 23 Mar 2016 Assises Nationales des Risques Naturels 2016

Ministère de l'Écologie, du Développement durable et de l'Énergie

Marseille (France)
27 Mar - 02 Apr (Week 13)
APR 2016
27 Mar - 02 Apr (Week 13)
03 - 09 Apr (Week 14)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
05 Apr 2016 - 07 Apr 2016 DLR Conference on Climate Change: Challenges for Atmospheric Research

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

Cologne (Germany)
TRAINING
04 Apr 2016 - 15 Apr 2016 Training Course Multilevel Water Governance April 2016

Hague Academy for Local Governance, the

The Hague (Netherlands)
10 - 16 Apr (Week 15)
TRAINING
04 Apr 2016 - 15 Apr 2016 Training Course Multilevel Water Governance April 2016 (continued)

Hague Academy for Local Governance, the

The Hague (Netherlands)
17 - 23 Apr (Week 16)
24 - 30 Apr (Week 17)