DRR Calendar of Events

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2006 and earlier events in Europe, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 34 (includes all major global events)
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

Global Risk Forum

Davos (Switzerland) Major event
TRAINING
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)
 
02 Sep 2016 - 02 Sep 2016 Understanding the Risks of Extreme Events: Challenges in Risk Management of Natural Disasters

ETH Risk Center

Zurich (Switzerland)
04 - 10 Sep (Week 36)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
04 Sep 2016 - 09 Sep 2016 35rd General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission (GA ESC)

European Seismological Commission

Trieste (Italy)
TRAINING
08 Sep 2016 - 08 Sep 2016 Reducing disaster risk during reconstruction and retrofit: Develop future-proof projects

University College London

London (United Kingdom)
11 - 17 Sep (Week 37)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
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)
TRAINING
12 Sep 2016 - 16 Sep 2016 RISC-KIT Summer School on Disaster Risk Reduction in Coastal Areas Ferrara (Italy)
 
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)
25 Sep - 01 Oct (Week 39)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016 Flooding in the Greater Horn of Africa: Building Effective Early Warning Systems

Wilton Park Conferences

West Sussex (United Kingdom)
 
29 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 INFRARISK Final Dissemination Conference

European Union

Madrid (Spain)
TRAINING
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

  UNISDR Event
OCT 2016
25 Sep - 01 Oct (Week 39)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016 Flooding in the Greater Horn of Africa: Building Effective Early Warning Systems (continued)

Wilton Park Conferences

West Sussex (United Kingdom)
 
29 Sep 2016 - 29 Sep 2016 INFRARISK Final Dissemination Conference (continued)

European Union

Madrid (Spain)
TRAINING
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI" (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

  UNISDR Event
02 - 08 Oct (Week 40)
TRAINING
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI" (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

  UNISDR Event
09 - 15 Oct (Week 41)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
10 Oct 2016 - 10 Oct 2016 Roundtable on the Contribution of FBOs to the Sendai Framework and Opening Ceremony of the exhibition “Restoring Our Humanity”

World Council of Churches

Geneva (Switzerland)
 
13 Oct 2016 - 13 Oct 2016 International Day For Disaster Reduction - DRR Knowledge Fair in BiH

Ministry of Security

Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
TRAINING
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI" (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

  UNISDR Event
16 - 22 Oct (Week 42)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
17 Oct 2016 - 21 Oct 2016 3rd European Conference on Flood Risk Management

Deltares

Lyon (France)
 
17 Oct 2016 - 20 Oct 2016 Habitat III: United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development

United Nations Human Settlements Programme - Headquarters

Quito (Ecuador) Major event
UNISDR Event
TRAINING
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI" (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

  UNISDR Event
23 - 29 Oct (Week 43)
TRAINING
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI" (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

  UNISDR Event
 
24 Oct 2016 - 25 Oct 2016 PLACARD Foresight Workshop – Reducing Vulnerability to Climate-Related Hazards

PLAtform for Climate Adaptation and Risk reDuction

Vienna (Austria)
30 Oct - 05 Nov (Week 44)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
02 Nov 2016 - 05 Nov 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction 2016

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

New Delhi (India) Major event
UNISDR Event
 
03 Nov 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 Cultural Heritage - Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery

Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

Lisbon (Portugal)
TRAINING
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI" (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

  UNISDR Event
NOV 2016
30 Oct - 05 Nov (Week 44)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
02 Nov 2016 - 05 Nov 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction 2016 (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

New Delhi (India) Major event
UNISDR Event
 
03 Nov 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 Cultural Heritage - Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery (continued)

Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

Lisbon (Portugal)
TRAINING
26 Sep 2016 - 04 Nov 2016 5ª Edición del Curso Online Internacional "Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres. Amenazas y Vulnerabilidad en el Siglo XXI" (continued)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

  UNISDR Event
06 - 12 Nov (Week 45)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
07 Nov 2016 - 18 Nov 2016 22nd Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 22)

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Marrakesh (Morocco) Major event
TRAINING
07 Nov 2016 - 13 Nov 2016 International training on disaster preparedness and first aid for cultural heritage

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Goražde (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
13 - 19 Nov (Week 46)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
07 Nov 2016 - 18 Nov 2016 22nd Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 22) (continued)

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Marrakesh (Morocco) Major event
 
16 Nov 2016 - 18 Nov 2016 First IFIP Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction (ITDRR 2016)

University of National and World Economy

Sofia (Bulgaria)
 
18 Nov 2016 - 20 Nov 2016 Hackathon #HackRisques

Etalab

Paris (France)
TRAINING
07 Nov 2016 - 13 Nov 2016 International training on disaster preparedness and first aid for cultural heritage (continued)

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Goražde (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
 
14 Nov 2016 - 20 Nov 2016 International training on disaster preparedness and first aid for cultural heritage (continued)

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Prishtina
20 - 26 Nov (Week 47)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
18 Nov 2016 - 20 Nov 2016 Hackathon #HackRisques (continued)

Etalab

Paris (France)
 
22 Nov 2016 - 25 Nov 2016 Sixth Africa Regional Platform and Fifth High Level Meeting on Disaster Risk Reduction

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

(Mauritius) Major event
UNISDR Event
TRAINING
14 Nov 2016 - 20 Nov 2016 International training on disaster preparedness and first aid for cultural heritage (continued)

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Prishtina
 
21 Nov 2016 - 27 Nov 2016 International training on disaster preparedness and first aid for cultural heritage (continued)

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Gjirokastra (Albania)
27 Nov - 03 Dec (Week 48)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
28 Nov 2016 - 28 Nov 2016 Joint UNECE/OECD Seminar - Fostering implementation of the sustainable development agenda for industrial accidents prevention, preparedness and response

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Ljubljana (Slovenia)
 
28 Nov 2016 - 30 Nov 2016 Conference of the Parties to the UNECE Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

Ljubljana (Slovenia)
TRAINING
21 Nov 2016 - 27 Nov 2016 International training on disaster preparedness and first aid for cultural heritage (continued)

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Gjirokastra (Albania)