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South East Europe - INFORM subnational model of 3 countries in South East Europe
Published: 16.11.2021

INFORM is a multi-stakeholder forum aiming to develop quantitative analysis relevant to disaster risk reduction and response to humanitarian crises. The initiative started in 2012 and includes organisations from across the multilateral system, including the humanitarian and development sector, donors, and technical partners. The INFORM risk assessment tool is open-source and its results support decisions at different stages of the disaster...


InsuResilience Annual Forum 2021 28-29TH OCTOBER 2021 | ONLINE CONFERENCE
Published: 26.10.2021

The InsuResilience Annual Forum is coming back this October in a virtual format with some very exciting opportunities to learn, exchange and interact ahead of the UNFCCC COP26 in Glasgow. This virtual edition of the Annual Forum will be guided by the theme: “On our way to achieving Vision 2025- Moving from political ambition to implementation”. It will foster an inclusive dialogue among various stakeholders: focusing especially on exchange and learnings from the...


International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction
Published: 13.10.2021
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International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction began in 1989, after a call by the United Nations General Assembly for a day to promote a global culture of risk-awareness and disaster reduction. Held every 13 October, the day celebrates how people and communities around the world are reducing their exposure to disasters and raising awareness about the importance of reining in the risks that they face. This year will focus on Target to substantially enhance international...


Join the 2021 International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction campaign
Published: 24.09.2021

The International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction is an opportunity to acknowledge the progress being made toward reducing disaster risk and losses in lives, livelihoods and health. The 2021 edition will focus on “International cooperation for developing countries to reduce their disaster risk and disaster losses”


Union Civil Protection Knowledge Network
Published: 25.06.2021
Welcome to the first issue of the Union Civil Protection Knowledge Network newsletter!
As one of the European Union’s recent flagship policies in civil protection and disaster management, the Union Civil Protection Knowledge Network brings together practitioners, researchers, policy makers and experts who share their skills and expertise, collaborate and learn from each other to strengthen the Union’s...

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
Published: 15.06.2021
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At the request of Member States, data on the daily number of new reported COVID-19 cases and deaths by EU/EEA country will be available to download from 11 March 2021. ECDC will continue to publish weekly updates on the number of cases and deaths reported in the EU/EEA and worldwide every Thursday. The daily and weekly data are available as downloadable files in the following formats: XLSX, CSV, JSON and XML.