Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience

Supports regional implementation of those elements of the 2030 Agenda that relate to disaster risk management and resilience through:

  1. Coherent and coordinated UN support to implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.
  2. Coherent and coordinated UN engagement with regional and sub-regional organizations on disaster risk reduction and resilience, with a specific focus on ASEAN, SAARC and Pacific sub-regions.
  3. UN support to the development of more coherent and optimized regional approaches and strategies related to disaster management, disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation for resilience.
  4. The implementation of the UN Plan of Action on DRR: Towards a Risk-Informed and Integrated Approach to Sustainable Development, with a focus on ensuring coherent and coordinated support to UN Country Teams.
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Publications

Events

Event Date: 28 Mar 2017 | Event Venue: United Nations Conference Centre | Event City: Bangkok
Event Date:
29 Mar 2017 to 31 Mar 2017
| Event Venue: United Nations Conference Centre | Event City: Bangkok

Meetings

Meeting Date: 11 Apr 2017 | Meeting Venue: United Nations Conference Centre | Meeting City: Bangkok
Meeting Date: 9 Feb 2017 | Meeting Venue: United Nations Conference Centre | Meeting City: Bangkok
Meeting Date: 7 Feb 2017 | Meeting Venue: United Nations Conference Centre | Meeting City: Bangkok