Promoting Mitigation Strategies for Urban Resilience

Experts from the UN-Habitat Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP) along with the government officials from the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) Philippines and Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) Thailand will be discussing new tools and approaches in promoting mitigation strategies for urban resilience. In particular: (1) current state of promoting mitigation strategies in urban areas, including achievements, challenges, and possible solutions; (2) recent strategies of mainstreaming DRR in urban development; and (3) new approaches of working together to achieve urban resilience.

Name of Organization
Asian Disaster Reduction Center
Event City and Country
Kobe, Japan
Event Date