Show entries for: February 2016

8th Session of Africa Working Group on Disaster Risk Reduction

MAIN ORGANIZER(S): UNITED NATIONS OFFICE FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION - REGIONAL OFFICE FOR AFRICA OTHER ORGANIZER(S): INTERGOVERNMENTAL...

APELL Training of Trainers in Addis Ababa-Ethiopia

The United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP), jointly with Africa Centre for Disaster Risk Management (ACDRM), is...

An insight into Disaster Risk Research from African professionals at UNISDR Science and Technology Conference 2016

With loads and loads of scientific information generated annually, scientists from across the world, are now...

IRDR seeks Executive Director

  Posted by IRDR IPO - February 6, 2016 - 2015 News, News, Opportunities       The International Council for Science (ICSU),...

Outcomes from the UNISDR Science and Technology Conference Geneva 2016

The first-ever UNISDR Science and Technology Conference saw hundreds of scientists and policymakers from across the global...

Periperi U Annual Report 2014-2015

This Annual report illustrates the activities and developments of the consortium’s partners between the reporting period...

USAID Chief Innovation Officer Travels To Tanzania and Kenya

Article from USAID website press release page WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Chief...

USAID: EL NIÑO Preperation and Response in Africa

This Article was recently published on the USAID website concerning the impact of the current El...

WHO declares Zika virus a global health emergency

In the past few weeks the global community has been shocked by the never before imagined impacts...

Young Scientist Platform on DRR successfully launched at the UNISDR S&T conference 2016

What is the Young Scientists Platform on DRR? The Young Scientists Platform in DRR is a designated...