Community announcements

Community announcements
Disaster risk and resilience in the news, and news from the disaster risk reduction (DRR) community and beyond.
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Disasters research is ever more salient today. Weather related incidents fueled by climate change have filled the news for years while the Covid-19 pandemic has overshadowed everything else during the past year and a half.
University of Copenhagen
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The 5th Africa Dialogue Platform, which will take place 28-30 June 2022, will comprise a mix of face-to-face meetings in Nairobi with online sessions.
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AIDR is currently researching content for a Knowledge Hub collection focusing on disability and disasters.
Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience
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Are you an established or emerging leader with an ambition to reduce disaster risk in Australia, or do you know someone who is? The NRRA and AIDR are currently accepting expressions of interest to attend the Summit in Sydney on 29 & 30 June.
Australia - government Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience
Registration of interest in the Plenaries of the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework (MTR SF) is extended until 18 May.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Spread the word on social media with our Global Platform social media kit on Trello. Along social cards, banners and videos, the toolkit features a series of editable templates to help you promote your participation in the Global Platform.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
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Everbridge and Alert-Hub.Org CIC are co-hosting the 2022 Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) Implementation Workshop and Training in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Workshop is 19 - 20 September, 09:00-17:00 CEST, at the KIT Royal Tropical Institute.
International Association of Emergency Managers International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies International Telecommunication Union Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards World Meteorological Organization
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A training module on inclusive, gender-responsible anticipatory action for effective disaster preparedness is being developed for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
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