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May, 2017
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August 7, 2017 - September 13, 2017
The Department of Social Security Studies at the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences is proud to hold the second edition of its International Short Courses on Social Protection with a specialisation on Climate Change.Taught by practitioners from UNU, UNFCCC, the World Bank and Munich...
May, 2017
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May 16, 2017
The Institute for Social and Environmental Transition (ISET) cordially invite members of UCR-CoP to attend the UCR-CoP sharing event Update Efforts and Share Experiences on Building Urban Resilience in Viet Nam. Details are as below:Time: 14:00-17:00, Tuesday, 16 May 2017Location: Ha...
May, 2017
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May 31, 2017
To apply a resilience lens to strategy development or long-term program design, Mercy Corps uses Strategic Resilience Assessment (STRESS) methodology that helps program teams, practitioners, and other relevant stakeholders, to build an understanding of the dynamic social, ecological and economic...
March, 2017
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March 27, 2017
ABOUT ICAADE 2017ICAADE 2017 will unite academics, practitioners, professionals and policymakers in the exchange of knowledge on amphibious flood mitigation strategies, inviting collaboration among researchers, business, institutions, and governments around the world. Flood mitigation and climate...
March, 2017
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April 21, 2017
Urbanising centres and their peri-urban peripheries are located in a range of different ecosystems. These include rural, forest and coastal landscapes. Whereas they provide critical services sustaining urban systems, when neglected, eroded or otherwise mismanaged, they can pose risks like floods,...
March, 2017
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May 22, 2017 - May 26, 2017
The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, as recognised by the U.N. General Assembly, is now the world's foremost gathering of stakeholders committed to reducing disaster risk and building the resilience of communities and nations.The 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction...
March, 2017
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November 27, 2017 - November 29, 2017
The 7th International Conference on Building Resilience, with the theme 'Using scientific knowledge to inform policy and practice in disaster risk reduction', is jointly organised by the Global Disaster Resilience Centre at the University of Huddersfield in the United Kingdom, and Chiang...
March, 2017
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September 12, 2017 - September 14, 2017
The World Symposium on Climate Change Policies and Governance is being organised by Manchester Metropolitan University, the Research and Transfer Centre of the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences and the International Climate Change Information Programme (ICCIP). The symposium...
March, 2017
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June 14, 2017 - June 15, 2017
Taking place on 14-15 June in Myanmar, the 3rd annual Aid & Development Asia Summit 2017 unites regional and global expertise, offering an unparalleled opportunity for knowledge exchange and cross-sector collaboration. Hear latest policy and project updates and influence the debate on...
March, 2017
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April 8, 2017 - May 28, 2017
The Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM) is registered as an autonomous institute who has been entrusted with the responsibility of human resource development, capacity building, training, research and documentation in the field of disaster management by the Government of Gujarat ...