A reminder on the world conferences and forums that might be of interest to disaster managers, practitioners, academia, and citizens.
On 15 and 16 May 2017 CARISMAND Partners gathered in Vienna for a second Toolkit Workshop.
Experts from the United Nations Development Programme share their views and experiences in the lead up to the Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction taking place in May and the World Reconstruction Conference in June.
Review of actors, processes, national/regional policies for different types of disasters and the different stages of disaster management
Possibilities to transform emotions related to citizens’ risk perceptions into active behaviour
Review of the legal situation of citizens in disaster situations, in particular regarding human rights, privacy rights, and any form of cultural rights (e.g. protection of minorities)
Possibilities and current practices of how cultural aspects can enhance the ability of citizens and communities to prepare themselves, respond efficiently and accelerate recovery processes