Last Tuesday, August 2nd, Secretary General Luis Almagro launched the training sessions for the implementation of the institutional policy on Disaster Risk Management, issued by executive order on April 8th 2016.
This institutional policy informs the General Secretariat’s efforts in mainstreaming Disaster Risk Management across all its secretariats, offices, organs and dependencies as outlined in the policy paper, “Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction and Adaptation to Climate Change”
What happened this week?
What's new in Disaster Risk Reduction?
Korea gives US$10 million boost to Sendai Framework implementation. The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction has signed a five-year, US$10 million agreement with the Ministry of Public Safety and Security and Incheon Metropolitan City of the Republic of Korea to support education and training for disaster risk reduction... Read more