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SeRV Activities: The Power of People Working Together

SeRV (Shinnyo-en Relief Volunteers) is a Shinnyo-en volunteer organization formed in 1995 to aid in disaster relief efforts. Shinnyo-en facilities that function as SeRV bases have emergency supplies of food, blankets, and supplies permanently stocked. Government agreements also allow Shinnyo-en to shelter people displaced by natural disasters.

[The Global Conference on DRR for Civil Society: Session8]
Coordination to Support Regional Dynamics

In most disasters, capital inherent in the community is not mobilized effectively in disaster response and recovery processes. This session looks at some possibilities of enhancing and strengthening community’s social capital with case studies of Japan, the Philippines and Myanmar.

[The Global Conference on DRR for Civil Society: Session5]
Disaster Recovery in Japan Part 1: Reviewing Disaster Recovery and Large-Scale Disasters in Japan

This session aims to compare the recovery processes, disaster relief activities and extent of damage among the disasters that occurred in Kobe, Chuetsu and East Japan, by researchers and specialists with relevant experience.

[The Global Conference on DRR for Civil Society: Session4]
Talking about Disaster Recovery with Raconteurs from Japan and the World

Raconteurs- people who were victims of disasters in Tohoku, Kobe and Indonesia, will be sharing their experiences of suffering, recovering and the various mechanisms in the process of recovery.

[The Global Conference on DRR for Civil Society: Session3]
Shifting of Disaster Risk Reduction
~Climate Change and Altering of Social Structure~

This symposium will include a discussion with climate change specialists and panelists who have experienced disaster relief activities.

Developing Capacities for Effective Disaster Risk Management in Low-Income OIC Member Countries

OBJECTIVES: The side event aims to explore a numb

Workshop: New Global Framework for Sharing of Space Technology and Data Standards
To serve Nation’s Disaster Management Needs

This strategic workshop is mandated to create a UN led Global common platform, UN Global-Sat, that allows sharing of space and data segments with its ability to serve as a strong tool for nation’s disaster management and development needs, with Keynote by Ms. Simona Di Pippo, Director, UN-OOSA.

Extreme Flood Measure Symposium focused on low-lying urban areas

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Freeing local people from top enforced pseudo development, Exploring their investable resources and checking the possibilities of partnering them to implementing Post- 2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

Very often, local people suffer from the destructi

Main Event “The Global Conference on DRR for Civil Society (CSC)”

The final event of The Global Conference of DRR for Civil Society (CSC) has many programs, such as International Dialogue, Main Symposium, Speeches and Performances. Come and join us!

From DRR to Resilience in land
-use government policies
: proposals and actions at local level

The workshop describes the path towards Inclusive Resilience and Territorial Safety by the Province of Potenza, Italy (#weResilient). The aim is to provide a worldwide platform for experiences exchanges and new transnational cooperations.

Global Hydromet Services Strengthening Program

Interactive and up-to-date weather information system aiming at disaster mitigation

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Typhoon, storm surge, and wave modelling and damage assessment

Typhoon Haiyan caused heavy damage due to both exp

BUILDING RESILIENCE THROUGH DRR:
STRENGTHENING GOVERNANCE AND MARKET SYSTEMS IN ASIA AND AFRICA

Join us to explore the lessons Mercy Corps field practitioners are learning about building resilience through a range of programs in Africa and Asia.

Call for National Disaster Response Coordination Mechanism in Japan
-The Role of Japan Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster-

To construct a collaborative mechanism in JVOAD that is indispensable in the overall administration and coordination of industries, academics, governments and civil society, with the ultimate aim to solve Japan’s problems in reacting to disasters.

Strengthening Community Resiliency Through City-to-City Cooperation
-Yokohama Initiatives for Asia Pacific

City of Yokohama and CITYNET Yokohama Project Of

Working to mainstream disaster prevention by vulnerable beneficiaries with diversity

Disaster Prevention Programsand Community Empowerment;Cooperation of Local Government and CSOs

Lessons learned from recent water-related disasters in Southeast Asia
~How to save lives~

The magnitude and the number of water-related disa

Global Flash Flood Early Warning Program in Support of Local Disaster Risk Reduction

The panel for this public forum event will discuss