RISK Award Launched at the 3rd Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction
02 December 2011 00:41

RISK Award was launched with the Global Risk Forum during the 3rd Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Geneva earlier this year and offers a €100,000 award to the first place project. The award will support the most promising proposal in risk reduction and disaster management and will be handed over at GRF Davos’ biennial IDRC Davos conferences – for the first time on 26 August 2012 at the 4th IDRC Davos 2012.

The objective of the RISK Award is to increase people’s resilience to risks and disasters, especially in developing countries. A further objective is to stimulate new and innovative approaches towards improved disaster prevention.

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RISK Award Press Release

 

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