Reporting Back | Averting, Minimizing and Addressing Loss and Damage Related to Displacement and the Adverse Effects of Climate Change in Bangladesh
Dhaka, 28 July 2022 – The Platform on Disaster Displacement (PDD), in partnership with the…
25 November 2021, 14:15 – 15:15 CET
This official side event, held on the occasion of the European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction 2021, will focus on an increasingly important challenge for disaster risk reduction (DRR) and disaster disk management (DRM) actors around the world: how to more effectively prevent, reduce and address displacement occurring in the context of disasters, including the adverse effects of climate change.
This side event will seek to raise awareness of the need to integrate disaster displacement in local and national DRR strategies, through the presentation and promotion of an innovative set of tools developed around the ‘Words into Action’ series, an initiative launched by UNDRR to support governments to implement the Sendai Framework on specific cross-cutting themes.
This parallel session is co-led by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) and the Global Network Of Civil Society Organisations For Disaster Reduction (GNDR) and will:
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The series of Regional Platforms taking place in November 2021 will be host to a number of other events exploring the subject of displacement and DRR. Navigate to our summary of Disaster Displacement at the Regional Platforms for Disaster Risk Reduction 2021 to find out more.
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