Date: 
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 08:00 to 09:30
Venue: 
Yogyakarta, Republic of Indonesia
Event Description: 

 

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, on behalf of Flagship 4: Integrated Community Based DRR, invites you to the side event:
 
Scaling up Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction; experiences from Nepal
 
during the 5th ASIAN MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE on DISASTER RISK REDUCTION.
 
Issues To Be Covered
-Setting common standards for CBDRR in Nepal
-Agreeing on characteristics for a disaster resilient community in Nepal
-Working in partnership with local government
-Mainstreaming CBDRR into other sectors

 

 
Moderator:
Azmat Ulla, Head of IFRC South Asian Regional Delegation
 
Panelists:
Mr Reshmi Raj Pandey, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development
Mr Umesh Dhakal, Executive Director, Nepal Red Cross Society
Mr Overtoun Mgemezulu, Disaster Risk Reduction Specialist, UNICEF
Ms Becky-Jay Harrington, Flagship 4 Coordinator: Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction, IFRC
Mr Man Thapa, Programme Manager, Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Programme, UNDP Nepal