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A PEARL Framework was proposed for FORIN and to better support the Sendai Framework
06 January 2017 10:42
Prof. Mark Pelling, the scientific committee member of IRDR and professor of King's College London, published a PEARL article on FORIN with his colleagues.The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030 calls for science to support policy move toward more holistic solutions to disaster ri...
Prof. Rajib Shaw published new paper about Sci&Tech in DRR of Asia with Prof. Takako Izumi and Prof. Peijun Shi
26 December 2016 09:41
Prof. Rajib Shaw(IRDR IPO Executive Director, Co-Chair of ASTAAG), joined with Prof. Takako Izumi (International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University) and Prof. Peijun Shi (State Key Laboratory of Earth Surface Processes and Resource Ecology, Beijing Normal University, Chair of...
RIF-Asia provided a facilitated space to develop innovative solutions to DRR
09 December 2016 11:11
The Regional Innovation Forum-Asia was held in Bangkok, December 6th and 7th, 2016. IRDR is one of the organizers with ADRRN, OCHA, MoreImpact and UNDP. IRDR Executive Director Prof. Rajib Shaw attended this meeting.The Asia-Pacific region is home to 40 per cent of all natural disasters and 84 per...
Four New ICoEs Joined IRDR Family!
30 November 2016 23:40
On Nov 30th, 2016, IRDR welcomed four new ICoEs in its scientific network!ICoE- CCOUC for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, located in Hong Kong, China, is proposed by Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian R...
Opening Ceremony of International Training Workshop on Strengthening Science Capacities for Sustainable Development and Disaster Risk Reduction
28 November 2016 14:39
International Training Workshop on Strengthening Science Capacities for Sustainable Development and Disaster Risk Reduction, focused on Digital Belt and Road Initiative (DBAR) – Disaster Theme, opened on Nov 28th, 2016, Sanya, China at RADI Sanya Campus. (Notification before)In the opening ceremony,...
6th Africa RIF for DRR released a statement to stress the Scientific, Technical and Academic Communities in DRR
24 November 2016 09:32
In 6th Africa Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, IRDR co-hosted with ICoE REAL and Periperi University the pre-event and side events, and contributed to the science technology academia stakeholder group commitments in Africa. An exciting meeting with the 12 university representatives for...
Focus on Side-event of 6th Africa Regional Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction: Strengthening Science, Technology and Academic Engagement
16 November 2016 14:33
Event: Strengthening Science, Technology and Academic Engagement in Implementing the Yaoundé Framework in Africa: Issues, Challenges and OpportunitiesVenue: InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, Mauritius, Frangipani Room 16h30–17h30, 22 November, 2016Why this Session?This session seeks...
AMCDRR Thematic Session Stressed the Contribution of Science and Technology for DRR
05 November 2016 02:41
AMCDRR Thematic Session: Application of Science and Technology for DRR, which is titled as "Strengthening the contribution of Science and Technology for disaster risk reduction: Emphasizing the role of climate science, earth observation and information technologies for building resilience", was succ...
Science Technology got high priority in DRR Agenda in AMCDRR through its Feature Event
05 November 2016 02:13
AMCDRR Featured Event 2: Application of science and technology for prevention of new risks, was successfully held in the morning of November 4, 2016, New Delhi, India.This event was led by Government of India and the collaborators are UNISDR Asian Science, Technology and Academia Advisory Group(ASTA...