Resilient cities webinars

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Secretariat (UNISDR); International Council for Research and Innovation in Building (CIB)
Date:
29 May - 02 Jun 2012
Venue:
Online
Language:
, Spanish

Background

CIB and UNISDR are hosting a series of webinars (web-based seminars) on the topic of Building Disaster Resilient Cities. The webinars will share knowledge and expertise between CIB members, UNISDR, and cities that are involved in the ‘Making Cities Resilient’ Campaign.

Themes

Enabling risk reduction through urban planning


Engaging multiple stakeholders in risk reduction for cities

Necesidades y expectativas de los abitants en el proceso de reconstruccion (People’s needs and expectations in post-disaster reconstruction). - This webinar will be held in Spanish.

Ten Essentials for Making Cities Resilient: a Local Government Self-Assessment Tool
 


Additional information

http://www.cibworld.nl/

Event fee

Participation is free but you must register by 20 May 2012.

Target audience

Local governments, disaster risk reduction practitioners, planners and researchers.

How to register

Register online


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Keywords

Themes:
Public-private Partnerships, Urban Risk & Planning, Disaster Risk Management, Social Impacts & Resilience

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