The 3rd Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre seminar in Bulgaria brought together 100 inter-disciplinary experts to discuss the science-policy interface and good practice.
Our session at this year’s Open European Day focused on the benefits of nature-based solutions in helping cities adapt to the changing climate.
Working together to create a common understanding of dealing with four natural risks that affect European forests – storms, forest fires, snow avalanches and floods.
Our joint session at the Civil Protection Forum 2018 explored how best to bridge the gaps between CCA and DRR to improve prevention of disasters.
The development of climate services aimed at the DRR community is an under-explored area that a number of projects are examining.
Can we harness the power of hurricanes for good? Thomas Schinko from IIASA suggests that it’s an opportunity to switch from talking about climate risks to taking action.
Our annual CCA and DRR Coordination Agenda outlines our strategy for the coming year, based on the previous year’s discussions and interactions.
Elisa Calliari reports from COP23 in Bonn on the new global initiative to provide vulnerable nations with financial protection from climate risks.
Patrick Pringle asks if natural disasters are an opportunity for transformative change to systems rather than gradual or incremental steps.
Our session at the European Climate Change conference in June focused on sharing experience of designing and implementing M&E systems and presenting examples from Europe and beyond.