Event

Integrated Regional Workshop on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction, Climate Change in the UN Development Assistance Framework Process (Asia and Pacific)

This workshop is being organized by the UN Development Group (UNDG) Task Team on Environmental Sustainability, Climate Change and Rio+20, in cooperation with the Capacity for Disaster Reduction Initiative (CADRI), the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the Secretariat of the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UN/ISDR), the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), and the UN System Staff College (UNSSC). It will consider the linkages between climate change, environmental degradation and disasters, and explore opportunities for mainstreaming disaster risk reduction (DRR), environmental sustainability and climate change into country programming. It is one of three integrated regional workshops for UN country teams.  

dates: 25-29 July 2011   location: Bangkok, Thailand   contact: Marjolaine Cote   e-mail: marjolaine.cote@undp.org   www: http://www.uncclearn.org/events