Event

Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

The aim of the Fourth Session is to continue the momentum into a durable and sustained effort from all actors (governments, NGOs and civil society, international agencies and organizations, academic and technical institutions, and the private sector) to take shared responsibility in reducing risks and reinforcing resilience in our communities. Sunday, 19 May, will be reserved for a preparation day. Monday, 20 May, will be a day for innovative dialogue. The official agenda will be from 21-23 May. The Session will include an event focused on small island developing States (SIDS), addressing partnerships toward DRR for SIDS.  

dates: 19-23 May 2013   venue: International Conference Centre Geneva   location: Geneva, Switzerland   phone: +41-2291-78907   fax: +41-2291-78964   e-mail: globalplatform@un.org   www: http://www.preventionweb.net/globalplatform/2013/