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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International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2021
13 October 2021
World Humanitarian Day 2021
19 August 2021
ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment 2021
23-25 June 2021
Ch, Geneve, Switzerland
World Refugee Day 2021
20 June 2021
Seventh Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR)
1 June 2021
High-level Dialogue on Desertification, Land Degradation and Drought
20 May 2021
New York City, US