United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

Estrategia Internacional para la Reducción de Desastres (ESRD)

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History

Set up by decision of General Assembly of United Nations (UN), based on the experience of International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR), the 1994 Yokohama Strategy and the 1999 strategy 'A Safer World in the 21st Century: Disaster and Risk Reduction', and the 'Geneva Mandate on Disaster Reduction' adopted July 1999 at IDNDR Programme Forum. Mandate extended 2001 (GA Res 56/195). 'Hyogo Declaration' and 'Hyogo Framework for Action 2005-2015' endorsed, 2005. Succeeded by 'Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030', adopted 18 Mar 2015.

Aims

Serve as the focal point in the UN system for the coordination of disaster reduction; ensure synergies among the disaster reduction activities of the UN system and regional organizations and activities in socio-economic and humanitarian fields.

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Activities

Networking/liaising; knowledge management/information dissemination; events/meetings.

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Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 24 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 21 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 0 countries
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Subjects *

  • Societal Problems
    • Emergencies
  • Strategy
    • Strategy
  • International Relations
    • United Nations

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 13: Climate Action

UIA Org ID

K2002

Last News Received

2015
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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