The Europe and North America PEDRR regional network was formed in 2019 and includes universities, NGOs, governmental agencies and international organizations. The network principal aims are to promote networking and exchanges of expertise between Eco-DRR academic institutions, NGOs, UN agencies and other organizations which are teaching courses on Eco-DRR/EbA, to undertake research, manage projects or promote policies on the topic.

Explore the interactive map below to find our partners in Asia-Pacific, their areas of expertise, contact information as well as availability of courses related to Nature-based solutions and Ecosystem-based approaches for disaster risk reduction.

Latest Insights From Europe and North America

The Green New Deal

22 Jun,2020

Image by Julie Bang © The Balance 2020 The Green New Deal is a plan to fight climate change. It would reduce  ...

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Community Garden Expanding Green Jobs Opportunities For Youth

30 Jun,2020

A community garden in West Asheville is preparing to sow a different  ... Read More

Highlights from Bucharest Forum on NBS

03 Oct,2019

On 2-3 October we were in Bucharest for the “Bucharest Forum  ... Read More

LCAW 2020: Harnessing the power of London for global climate action

19 Jun,2020

July marks the return of London Climate Action Week and the 2nd  ... Read More


ACES-Ecosystems Services Partnership (ESP) Conference

10 Jun,2020

Focusing on the Future of Ecosystem Services ACES: A Community on Ecosystem Services represents a dynamic and growing international assembly of professionals, researchers, and policy-makers involved with ecosystem services. The ACES Conference brings together this community in partnership with Ecosystem Markets and the Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP), providing an open forum to share experiences, methods, and tools for assessing and incorporating ecosystem services into public and private  ...

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Third Ecosystems Services Partnership (ESP) Europe Conference

10 Jun,2020

Ecosystem Service Science, Policy and Practice in the face of Global Changes. Conference date postponed In light of the COVID-19 outbreak and after a careful consideration, the Conference  ... Read More

Understanding Risk Forum

09 Dec,2019

UR2018 took place May 14-18, 2018 in Mexico City, Mexico at the Palacio de Minería, marking the fifth global UR forum. More than 1,050 representatives from 101 countries and 550+ organizations  ... Read More

UN Climate Action Summit

09 Dec,2019

Climate change is the defining issue of our time and now is the defining moment to do something about it. There is still time to tackle climate change, but it will require an unprecedented effort  ... Read More


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