Global Advocacy

PEDRR raises awareness of the role of ecosystems in disaster risk reduction and adaptation to climate change-related risks. PEDRR provides technical expertise to influence global and national policies and participates regularly at the ISDR Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, the International Disaster Reduction Conference (IDRC), the IUCN World Conservation Congress, and many other international and regional events. It also convenes its own international workshops and roundtable events.

 

  • Participating in ISDR Global Platforms on Disaster Risk Reduction, Geneva, Switzerland

  • UN General Assembly Thematic Debate on Disaster Risk Reduction, in preparation for the Rio+20 Conference, April 2012

  • UN General Assembly Thematic Debate on Disaster Risk Reduction, in preparation for the Rio+20 Conference, April 2012

  • PEDRR side event at the International Disaster Reduction Conference (IDRC), held in Davos, Switzerland, August 2012

  • UNEP delivering a statement on behalf of PEDRR at the UN General Assembly Thematic Debate on Disaster Risk Reduction, April 2012