Events

UNISDR organizes and participates in various disaster risk reduction events around the world.

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2006 and earlier events in Americas, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 44 (includes all major global events)
APR 2012
01 - 07 Apr (Week 14)
TRAINING
26 Mar 2012 - 06 Apr 2012 E-learning course on climate-smart agriculture through sustainable land-water management

World Bank, the

Washington D.C. (United States of America)
08 - 14 Apr (Week 15)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
10 Apr 2012 - 13 Apr 2012 2012 EERI annual meeting & national earthquake conference

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute

Memphis, Tennessee (United States of America)
 
10 Apr 2012 - 10 Apr 2012 All hazards-all stakeholders summits 2012

Emergency Management magazine

San Fransisco (United States of America)
 
11 Apr 2012 - 12 Apr 2012 2012 Annual emergency preparedness conference

Joint Commission Resources

Arlington, VA (United States of America)
 
12 Apr 2012 - 12 Apr 2012 Rio+20: Thematic debate on disaster risk reduction

United Nations General Assembly

New York (United States of America)
 
14 Apr 2012 - 15 Apr 2012 Sixth summit of the Americas

Organization of American States

Cartagena (Colombia)
 
14 Apr 2012 - 17 Apr 2012 National planning conference

American Planning Association

Los Angeles (United States of America)
15 - 21 Apr (Week 16)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
14 Apr 2012 - 15 Apr 2012 Sixth summit of the Americas (continued)

Organization of American States

Cartagena (Colombia)
 
14 Apr 2012 - 17 Apr 2012 National planning conference (continued)

American Planning Association

Los Angeles (United States of America)
 
17 Apr 2012 - 19 Apr 2012 3rd human dimensions of wildland fire conference

International Association of Wildland Fire

Seattle, Washington (United States of America)
 
18 Apr 2012 - 19 Apr 2012 Managing the regional risks of climate extremes and disasters – learning from the IPCC Special Report, Havana

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Havana (Cuba)
 
20 Apr 2012 - 20 Apr 2012 Resilience dialogue to build resilience in communities and countries around the world

World Bank, the

(United States of America)
TRAINING
18 Apr 2012 - 18 Apr 2012 FEMA Youth preparedness workshop

Federal Emergency Management Agency

Seattle (United States of America)
22 - 28 Apr (Week 17)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
25 Apr 2012 - 25 Apr 2012 Washington, USA: Statewide earthquake 'drop, cover and hold' exercise

Washington Military Department

Pullman, WA (United States of America)
TRAINING
28 Apr 2012 - 28 Apr 2012 Formidable footprint - A national community and neighborhood exercise series

Disaster Resistant Communities Group LLC

Nationwide (United States of America)
29 Apr - 05 May (Week 18)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
30 Apr 2012 - 03 May 2012 Coastal cities summit 2012

International Ocean Institute

St. Petersburg, Florida (United States of America)
 
30 Apr 2012 - 03 May 2012 Science policy conference 2012

American Geophysical Union

Washington DC (United States of America)
MAY 2012
29 Apr - 05 May (Week 18)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
30 Apr 2012 - 03 May 2012 Coastal cities summit 2012 (continued)

International Ocean Institute

St. Petersburg, Florida (United States of America)
 
30 Apr 2012 - 03 May 2012 Science policy conference 2012 (continued)

American Geophysical Union

Washington DC (United States of America)
06 - 12 May (Week 19)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
06 May 2012 - 09 May 2012 2012 National flood conference (NFC)

Federal Emergency Management Agency

Austin, TX (United States of America)
 
08 May 2012 - 08 May 2012 All hazards-all stakeholders summits 2012 (continued)

Emergency Management magazine

New York City (United States of America)
 
08 May 2012 - 11 May 2012 IV conferencia internacional de peligrosidad, riesgo geológico e ingeniería sísmica y de desastres

Universidad de Oriente

Santiago de Cuba (Cuba)
 
10 May 2012 - 11 May 2012 Cities fit for children 2012 - 3rd Annual provincial summit

City of Kamloops

Kamloops, British Colombia (Canada)
 
10 May 2012 - 10 May 2012 All hazards-all stakeholders summits 2012 (continued)

Emergency Management magazine

Washington D.C. (United States of America)
TRAINING
06 May 2012 - 12 May 2012 Disaster management training course

Center for International Humanitarian Cooperation, the

Barcelona (Spain)
13 - 19 May (Week 20)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
14 May 2012 - 17 May 2012 Global geospatial conference 2012 - Spatially enabling government, industry and citizens

Global Spatial Data Infrastructure Association

Québec City (Canada)
 
15 May 2012 - 17 May 2012 The 9th annual PNWBHA cross border workshop

Pacific NorthWest Border Health Alliance

Tacoma (United States of America)
TRAINING
13 May 2012 - 21 May 2012 Curso regional de capacitación para capacitadores (CpC) de Esfera

Oxfam - America

La Paz (Bolivia)
 
14 May 2012 - 16 May 2012 Effective risk communication: Theory, tools, and practical skills for communicating about risk

Harvard SPH Center for Continuing Professional Education

Boston (United States of America)
20 - 26 May (Week 21)
TRAINING
13 May 2012 - 21 May 2012 Curso regional de capacitación para capacitadores (CpC) de Esfera (continued)

Oxfam - America

La Paz (Bolivia)
27 May - 02 Jun (Week 22)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 Climate adaptation futures: 2012 International conference on climate adaptation

University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ (United States of America)
 
29 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 7th ITU symposium on ICTs, the environment and climate change

International Telecommunication Union

Montreal (Canada)
 
02 Jun 2012 - 02 Jun 2012 Resilience - a community disaster preparedness expo

Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods

Portland, Oregon (United States of America)
JUN 2012
27 May - 02 Jun (Week 22)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
29 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 Climate adaptation futures: 2012 International conference on climate adaptation (continued)

University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ (United States of America)
 
29 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 7th ITU symposium on ICTs, the environment and climate change (continued)

International Telecommunication Union

Montreal (Canada)
 
02 Jun 2012 - 02 Jun 2012 Resilience - a community disaster preparedness expo (continued)

Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods

Portland, Oregon (United States of America)
03 - 09 Jun (Week 23)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
03 Jun 2012 - 08 Jun 2012 9th INTECOL international wetlands conference: Wetlands in a complex world

International Association for Ecology

Orlando, Florida (United States of America)
 
03 Jun 2012 - 08 Jun 2012 11th International & 2nd North American symposium on landslides

Canadian Geotechnical Society

Banff, Alberta (Canada)
 
05 Jun 2012 - 05 Jun 2012 All hazards-all stakeholders summits 2012 (continued)

Emergency Management magazine

Chicago (United States of America)
 
07 Jun 2012 - 07 Jun 2012 All hazards-all stakeholders summits 2012 (continued)

Emergency Management magazine

Philadelphia (United States of America)
 
07 Jun 2012 - 08 Jun 2012 Regional seminar partnership between public and private sectors for DRM: continuity of government and continuity of operations during disasters

Latin American and Caribbean Economic System

Lima (Peru) UNISDR Event
TRAINING
04 Jun 2012 - 29 Jun 2012 E-learning course on safe and resilient cities

World Bank, the

Washington D.C. (United States of America)
 
06 Jun 2012 - 06 Jun 2012 Extreme weather preparedness

New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission

Amherst, MA (United States of America)
10 - 16 Jun (Week 24)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
13 Jun 2012 - 22 Jun 2012 SD-learning: Reaching sustainable development through knowledge

United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
TRAINING
04 Jun 2012 - 29 Jun 2012 E-learning course on safe and resilient cities (continued)

World Bank, the

Washington D.C. (United States of America)
17 - 23 Jun (Week 25)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
13 Jun 2012 - 22 Jun 2012 SD-learning: Reaching sustainable development through knowledge (continued)

United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
 
20 Jun 2012 - 24 Jun 2012 UN conference on sustainable development UNCSD 2012 - Rio+20 earth summit

United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Major event
 
21 Jun 2012 - 21 Jun 2012 All hazards-all stakeholders summits 2012 (continued)

Emergency Management magazine

Dallas (United States of America)
TRAINING
04 Jun 2012 - 29 Jun 2012 E-learning course on safe and resilient cities (continued)

World Bank, the

Washington D.C. (United States of America)
24 - 30 Jun (Week 26)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
20 Jun 2012 - 24 Jun 2012 UN conference on sustainable development UNCSD 2012 - Rio+20 earth summit (continued)

United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Major event
 
25 Jun 2012 - 27 Jun 2012 22nd World conference on disaster management (WCDM) - Canada

Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness

Toronto (Canada)
TRAINING
04 Jun 2012 - 29 Jun 2012 E-learning course on safe and resilient cities (continued)

World Bank, the

Washington D.C. (United States of America)
 
30 Jun 2012 - 30 Jun 2012 Formidable footprint - A national community and neighborhood exercise series (continued)

Disaster Resistant Communities Group LLC

Nationwide (United States of America)