12th Civil Defence World Conference - address by Sálvano Briceño, Director, UNISDR
Indeed, we have learnt a number of lessons from the experiences gained during the Decade. We have come to appreciate, for example, that long-term action and commitment are necessary to promote a culture of disaster prevention on a sustained basis; and that concrete actions need to be adopted to ensure the integration of disaster reduction into the overall approach towards sustainable development.
The Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction 2018, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 3-6 July 2018.
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