Tuesday, 13 October 2020 | 1300:-14:00 Bangkok time
As one of the most devastating and widespread pandemics in recent history, the COVID-19 crisis has highlighted the importance of disaster risk reduction to prevent and mitigate all disasters, including biological hazards such as pandemics. Organized by UNDRR Asia-Pacific to mark the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, this webinar will identify recommendations on how it can be strengthened to deal with a multitude of hazards and leave no one behind.
The webinar will feature Ms. Mami Mizutori, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction and Head of UNDRR, Geneva, Switzerland.
Please check the webinar’s event page for more information and future updates