Disasters & Humanitarian Relief
Disaster risk reduction is a cross-cutting issue in the context of sustainable development. This section covers activities aimed at reducing disaster risk and increasing resilience to natural hazards in different development sectors, which has multiplier effects and is projected to accelerate the achievement of the SDGs. Disaster risk reduction relates to target 13.1 (Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters in all countries) and Goal 11 (Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable), among others.
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UN 2019 Climate Summit
23 September 2019
New York City, US
European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA 2019)
28-31 May 2019
Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
Global Platform for DRR 2019
13-17 May 2019
Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
OceanVisions2019: Climate Summit
1-4 April 2019
Atlanta, GA, US
World Symposium on Climate Change and Tourism
13-15 February 2019
Bariloche, Rio Negro, Patagonia, Argentina
2018 CVF Virtual Climate Summit
22 November 2018