The World Bank and the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), in partnership with EMI, organized a validation workshop for the Yolanda Recovery Case Study (YRCS) held on 27 August 2014 at the World Bank Office Manila, Taguig City, Philippines.
EMI, in partnership with the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), is scheduled to deliver the online course on Gender Aspects of Disaster Recovery and Rehabilitation (GENDER) onSeptember 15, 2014.
EMI, in partnership with the City Government of Makati, conducted a discussion forum on the achievements, challenges, and progress on local implementation of the Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010 (RA 10121) on July 11, 2014 at the Makati City Session Hall, Makati City, Philippines.
EMI, in partnership with the City Government of Makati, launched the Institute for Urban Resilience (IUR) on July 11, 2014 at the Makati City Session Hall, Makati City, Philippines.
EMI has finished its delivery of the Climate Change and Disaster Risk (CCDR) course last June 25, 2014. Registration for the Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) course is now open until August 1.
A three-day culminating event on Program Review and Planning Workshop (PRPW) for the Makati Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Plan was held in Subic, Philippines on June 25-27, 2014.
Under the Megacities Indicator System (MIS) the findings of a detailed socio-economic survey were presented and discussed in a workshop held in Istanbul on June 23, 2014.
EMI, in partnership with the City of Makati, will hold a Megacities Forum on Building Urban Resilience: Philippines Republic Act No. 10121 (Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010) Achievements, Challenges and Progress in Local Implementation on July 11, 2014 at the 22nd Floor, Makati City Session Hall, Philippines.
EMI is scheduled to deliver the Damage and Reconstruction Needs Assessment (DRNA) course on July 7 to August 6, 2014.
EMI Chairman and Executive Director Dr. Fouad Bendimerad attended the High Level International Workshop on “Increasing the Resilience of Cities: What Can City Leaders Learn from International Experience” in Marseille-France on May 22-23, 2014.