Urban Risk Reduction and Making Cities Resilient: Development of Local Disaster Risk Reduction Strategies

Course

Face-to-face

UN Partner

Offered by

UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

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Length
3 days
Effort
20 hours
Level
Introductory
Language
English
Region
World
Venue
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Certificate
Yes
Price
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Course summary

This course supports local and national government officials to understand disaster risk reduction (DRR).

About this course

This course supports local and national government officials to understand disaster risk reduction (DRR) and how to develop local DRR strategies as called for by Target E of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and SDGs 1, 11 and 13. It introduces Making Cities Resilient tools and guidance.

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Target audience

Local and national government.

Learning objectives

Equip local national and local government officials with knowledge and tools in making cities resilient with focus on development and implementation of local DRR strategies and action plans in alignment with the national DRR strategies and the Sendai Framework.