Since the adoption of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction in 2015, countries and regions around the world are undertaking preparatory steps for its implementation. The Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) held in New Delhi, India in November 2016, brought together more than 50 countries and adopted the Asia Regional Plan which sets biennial milestones at the regional level for the implementation of the Sendai Framework. The Conference included a featured event on “Disaster Risk Resilient Infrastructure for Sustainable Development”, which highlighted the need for stronger collaboration and co-operation in the area of disaster resilient infrastructure. More..
With a view to build on the outcomes of the AMCDRR 2016, the Government of India, in collaboration with the UNISDR will host an international workshop on the subject in New Delhi in December 2017. The workshop will bring together experts from partner countries, multilateral development banks, the United Nations, the private sector and academics to:
1. Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR), New Delhi in India in November 2016.
2. Round Table on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, in collaboration with the National Disaster Management Authority), New Delhi, April 2017. Details
Venue : The Ashok Hotel, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-21 Follow Us