IDRC Davos 2014 attempts to find solutions to today’s challenges by managing risks, reducing disasters and adapting to climate change. Focussing on a multi-sectors, multi-stakeholders and multi-disciplines approach IDRC helps to build stronger ties with adequate public-private partnership... Read more
The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States will be held from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa, to be preceded by activities related to the conference from 28 to 30 August 2014, also in Apia, Samoa. It will focus the world’s attention on a group of countries that... Read more
Exploring the concept of resilience as a useful framework of analysis for how society can cope with the threat of natural and human induced hazards.
The risks and vulnerabilities exposed by natural hazards and disasters are on the rise globally, and the impacts are severe and widespread:... Read more