You are here

RSS list

2018

18/10/2018
This study aims to assess and determine the evidence on the strategies for education on DRR. The study consists of a systematic review of publications and gray literature regarding strategies for DRR education, conducted in December 2016. This study finds that most countries have launched DRR education activities, but these actions are not...
18/10/2018
UNESCO World Heritage sites (WHS) located in coastal areas are increasingly at risk from coastal hazards due to sea-level rise. In this study, Mediterranean cultural WHS at risk from coastal flooding and erosion under four sea-level rise scenarios until 2100 are assessed.Based on the analysis of spatially explicit WHS data, an index-based approach...
18/10/2018
In Commemoration of the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR)Friday October 19th, 2018, 13:30 to 15:00Room XXV (Building E), Palais des NationsProgramme 12.30 Lunch and drinks provided by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea at Escargot Bar (3rd Floor, Building E) 13:30 Welcoming remarks by Her Excellency Mrs. Ji-ah Paik, Ambassador....Date: 19 Oct 2018
18/10/2018
In Commemoration of the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR)Friday October 19th, 2018, 13:30 to 15:00Room XXV (Building E), Palais des NationsProgramme 12.30 Lunch and drinks provided by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea at Escargot Bar (3rd Floor, Building E) 13:30 Welcoming remarks by Her Excellency Mrs. Ji-ah Paik, Ambassador....Date: 19 Oct 2018
18/10/2018
In November 2017, it was announced that the new dengue vaccine (“Dengvaxia”) had risks for those not previously exposed to dengue. While some countries proceeded with adjusting guidance accordingly, the Philippines reacted with outrage and political turmoil with naming and shaming of government officials involved in purchasing the...
17/10/2018
This paper provides a theoretical foundation for children’s involvement in disaster risk reduction activities. The paper reviews and analyses the literature on children’s participation, on their developmental capacity to participate, and on disaster risk reduction activities involving children.This paper finds that participation...
17/10/2018
This discussion paper presents the main issues to be considered in an adaptation roadmap for agriculture, with a particular focus on developing countries. The expertise and experiences of CCAFS scientists and partners around the world were condensed to answer questions such as: What are the principal climate risks to agriculture and the implications...
17/10/2018
Evaluation Consultancy Terms of ReferenceProject Title: Emergency Response to Drought in Ethiopia 2016/20171. IntroductionHabitat for Humanity Ethiopia (HFHE), affiliated to Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) is a non-profit Christian organization aiming at improving housing conditions in Ethiopia. During 2016/2017 HFHE implemented an emergency...
17/10/2018
Este documento es el resultado de la evaluación que los especialistas del Centro Nacional de Prevención de Desastres (CENAPRED) realizaron de los principales desastres que ocurrieron en 2016, mediante visitas de campo y consultas directas con las autoridades locales. Contiene los efectos de los fenómenos sobre la población,...
17/10/2018
The theme for this year's 2018 Contest is: How does my school prepare to respond to a Tsunami warning in my community? Coastal schools in Central America are encouraged to show how they organize and prepare for a tsunami warning, with special emphasis on their efforts to do so in a participatory and inclusive manner involving the entire....Date: 19-31 Oct 2018

Pages