All posts tagged "disaster risk reduction"

  • Gender Responsive Risk Reduction
    Gender Responsive Risk Reduction and Rehabilitation

    Cities experience large and small scale disasters that can pose great challenges to sustainable development, for natural and human-made disasters have enormous economic, social and political impacts on human lives. “Cities, where half of humanity currently resides...

    • Posted April 9, 2015
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  • Elhadj As Sy, IFRC Secretary-General and Joan Clos, UN-Habitat, sign an MoU at the World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
    UN-Habitat and Red Cross To Partner on Post-Disaster Housing

    Sendai, 19 March 2015 – UN-Habitat and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that they will work together on promoting adequate shelter and settlements for all,...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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  • Sendai marks start of new framework on urban resilience towards New Urban Agenda2
    Sendai marks start of new framework on urban resilience towards New Urban Agenda

    Sendai, 18 March 2015- This week, the international community has been meeting in the city of Sendai, Japan, to discuss a new Framework for Action on Disaster Risk Reduction and political declaration within the United Nations World Conference on...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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