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The Department of Civil Defence of Campinas, Brazil, the Mahila Housing Sewa Trust, India, and Dr. Pramod Kumar Mishra, Additional Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister of India were the three laureates of the 2019 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction. United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction United Nations Sasakawa Award for ..
Topics: Disaster risk reduction • Mahila Housing Sewa Trust • Nippon Foundation • Pramod Kumar Mishra • Ryoichi Sasakawa • Sasakawa Award • UNISDR • United Nations • United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction • United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction
A 2-day International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI) will began on 19th March, 2019. The workshop is being organised by the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in collaboration with United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). The workshop will aim to identify good practices of disaster risk management in key infrastructure sectors.
Topics: Disaster Management • Disaster preparedness • Disaster risk reduction • Disasters • Emergency management • Humanitarian aid • International Day for Disaster Reduction • International workshop on disaster resilient infrastructure • Ministry of Home Affairs • National Disaster Management Authority • United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction • United Nations Secretariat