Regional Office for Europe
The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybrid CoE) and the Ministry of the Interior for Finland have joined together to develop a new stress test tool that will help countries understand and improve their ability to reduce risk of hybrid threats and cascading disaster scenarios.
European Open Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction
The Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Europe, namely the European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR) is the multi-stakeholder forum for disaster risk community in Europe and brings together Governments, the UN, parliamentarians, mayors, intergovernmental organizations, scientific and academic institutions, private businesses, NGOs, community based organizations and others. The first EFDRR Open Forum took place in Istanbul, Turkey 26 -28 March 2017.
UNISDR Europe will work through a growing network of national platforms to mobilize governmental actions in disaster risk reduction as well as directly with the governments in the region, as mandated through the Sendai Framework, and in particular with the UN Country Team members.
The UNISDR Regional Office for Europe engages in the following tasks and activities to support international efforts for disaster risk reduction (DRR) and the Sendai Framework implementation.
Our regional office in Europe works with a variety of partners to support its work.
Disaster risk reduction events in Europe.
UNISDR news from Europe.
UNISDR publications from Europe.
UNDRR EuropeBouldevard du Régent 37 - 40
Phone: +32 22 902 588
Fax: +32 22 904 950
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