26-27 June 2018: It the framework of the CASC Sub-Regional Platform, among other events, a working meeting was organized with participation of representatives of scientific society. The round table aimed at organizing a dialogue on the significance and the role of the scientific researches on issues, challenges and possible broadening of cooperation towards Disaster Risk Management and Disaster Risk Reduction.
The meeting was attended by representatives of geological, hydro-meteorological, crisis management and other spheres from Kazakhstan, Georgia, Italy and Armenia.
Ahead of the Central Asian and South Caucasus Sub-Regional Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction on 26-27 June, 2018, representative of Ministry of Emergency Situations RA, National Focal point of the Sendai Framework for DRR Margarita Hakobyan and UNDP DRR Project coordinator Armen Chilingaryan were hosted to “Aravot Luso” TV program on H1 TV channel.
The UN Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Regional Conference will be held in Armenia on June 26-27, 2018, with participation of representatives of the public and private sectors of the Central Asia and South Caucasus countries. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the activities to be done to reduce the damage caused by disasters and to increase their volumes.
The conference will unite ministers, mayors, private sector representatives, international organizations and civil society representatives from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan within the framework of the topic “Unified Platform for Sustainable Development and Resilience Building”.
National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Fund