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Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 2019

Geneva, Switzerland

UNISDR: The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a biennial multi-stakeholder forum established by the UN General Assembly to review progress, share knowledge and discuss the latest developments and trends in reducing disaster risk. The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a critical component of the monitoring and implementation process of the Sendai […]

i-Rec 2019 Disrupting the status quo: Reconstruction, recovery and resisting disaster risk creation

University of Florida Gainesville

i-Rec 2019 The main goal of  the i-Rec conference series is to contribute to disaster reconstruction and recovery knowledge and its applications in disaster impacted populations through interdisciplinary research and information sharing with various stakeholders. In the context of massive global challenges caused by rapid human development, the 2019 i-Rec will gather scholars, practitioners, journalists […]

8th Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference

RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast

The 8th Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference will be held at RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast on Wednesday 12 & Thursday 13 June 2019.   The annual conference will provide a two day educational program to facilitate presentations and conversations on  the effects of climate extremes, government contribution and influence, communication, collaboration and preparedness throughout the […]

Global Inclusive Disaster Management Conference and Exhibition 2019

Hotel Le Meridian New Delhi

GiDMC: The 2nd Edition of Global inclusive Disaster Management Conference is scheduled to be held on 1-2 July 2019 at Le Meridian, New Delhi. The event is hosted by Oil India and partnered by GAIL. Revolving around the upcoming edition will create a platform to host deliberate discussions on post disasters, improving resilience, mainstreaming DRR, […]

Hard to Reach: The Role of the Sylheti-Bangali Diglossia, Orality and Multilingualism in Promoting Public Health and Community Resilience Amongst UK Bangladeshis during Extreme Weather Events

Institute of Modern Languages, University of Dhaka University of Dhaka, Dhaka

During a natural disaster, poor communication can contribute to easily preventable morbidity and mortality, particularly among groups designated as “hard to reach”. This talk draws on data from an applied linguistics study looking at communication practices about the health risks of hot and cold weather in an area of London with a predominantly Bangladeshi and […]

International Conference on the Rohingya Crisis in Comparative Perspective

UCL Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS) University College London, London

University College London (UCL): We aim to understand the root causes of the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar, the drivers of Rohingya influx into Bangladesh, Rohingya diaspora and their adaptation strategies in host countries, and the overall implications for security and peace in South Asia. We are also keen to compare the Rohingya crisis with other […]

Conference on Geo-Information for Disaster Management

National Library of Technology Prague, Prague

Gi4DM: Geo-information for Disaster management (Gi4DM) is an annual conference devoted to the use and application of geo-information technology in disaster management. The fundamental goal of the conference is to provide a forum where disaster managers, stakeholders, researchers, data providers and system developers can discuss challenges, share experience, discuss new ideas, demonstrate technology and analyse […]

6th International Conference on Disaster Management and Human Health Risk

Hotel Excelsior La Fonte Baia di Portonovo Ancona, Via Poggio snc, Ancona

Wessex Institute: The International Conference on Disaster Management is being reconvened following the success of the previous meetings, held at Wessex Institute in the New Forest in 2009, the University of Central Florida in Orlando, USA in 2011, A Coruña, Spain in 2013, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey in 2015 and Seville, Spain, 2017. This series […]

IFIP Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction

Kyiv Kyiv

The IFIP Domain Committee on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction (DCITDRR) has announced its 4th IFIP Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction (ITDRR - 2019), which will be held on October 9 - 10th, 2019 in Kyiv, Ukraine. ITDRR-2019 is a sponsored event by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP). IFIP […]

DISASTER RISK REDUCTION EXPOSURE AND OPPORTUNITIES 2019

Department of Disaster Science and Management, University of Dhaka Dhaka

DRR Exposure and Opportunities is an initiative to provide exposure for the students of Universities in Bangladesh where DRR is being addressed. A poster presentation session will be arranged to share the research outcomes of recently graduated students with representatives from all the concerned  NGOs, INGOs, GOs and even academic institutions with an aim to […]

3rd International Conference on Natural Hazards and Disaster Management

Tokyo Tokyo

Natural Hazards Congress: Natural Hazards Congress 2019 is a global platform to discuss and learn about  factors, causes and consequences of Natural hazards ,Disaster Risk Reduction strategies and its associated fields of Geosciences,  Coastal Geography,   Geographic Information & Remote sensing, Alarming alerts and Early warning systems, Floodway Analysis, Disaster risk Management. At present, the current scenario of the […]