Category Archives: Stepanavan city

SEMINAR ON THE INTRODUCTION OF THE EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS DISASTER MANAGEMENT GUIDELINES IN STEPANAVAN

On November 7, a seminar on the introduction of the Education institutions Disaster Management Guidelines for Stepanavan city Education Institutions was conducted in Stepanavan.

The seminar was organized by Stepanavan Municipality, RA MES Regional Rescue service, UN Development Programme, UNICEF, UNOCHA, DRR National Platform Foundation, RA MES Crisis Management State Academy, jointly with Stepanavan DRR Community Platform and ”LORE” rescue team specialistsin the frame of ”Risk Informed Urban Development” programme implemented by UNDP Regional Office and funded by ”Catalytic fund”.

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Discussion on Stepanavan “City Resilience Action Plan for 2016-2018”

On October 10-11, a meeting was held in Stepanavan city, the aim/objective of which was to discuss and sum up Stepanavan “City Resilience Action plan for 2016-2018 ”.

The meeting was organized by Stepanavan Municipality, RA MES Regional Rescue service, UN Development Programme, UN Children’s Fund, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), DRR National Platform Foundation, RA MES Crisis Management State Academy, jointly with Stepanavan DRR Community Platform and ”LORE” rescue team specialists. It was carried out in the frames of ”Risk Informed Urban Development” programme implemented by UNDP Regional Office and funded by ”Catalytic fund”.

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Seminar for Stepanavan DRR Community Platform representatives

On May 13an introductory seminar on ”Basics of Disaster Risk Management” was organized and carried out for Stepanavan DRR Community Platform (DRR CP) members.

The aim/objective of the seminar was to introduce the international approaches of disaster risk management and its localization format. The seminar was organized by Stepanavan Municipality, UN Development Programme, DRR National Platform Foundation, Crisis Management State Academy jointly with Stepanavan DRR CP and ”LORE” rescue team specialists.

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THE START OF ”RISK INFORMED URBAN DEVELOPMENT” PROGRAMME IN STEPANAVAN CITY

In the frame of ”Risk Informed Urban Development” programme implemented by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) Regional Office and funded by the “Catalytic fund”, the first meeting-discussion was held in Stepanavan community, where the main purposes of the project and planned activities were introduced.

Highlighting sustainable development processes of the city and surrounding communities, in 2013 Stepanavan city joined the UN International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) «Making cities resilient. My City is Getting Ready “global campaign and undertook to implement its ten essentials.

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