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Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction

(ref: ESCAP/RES/78/2)

  • Regional cooperation for multi-hazard disaster risk reduction and mitigation, climate adaptation, and resilience;
  • Regional cooperation mechanisms for strengthening disaster risk management and resilience-building;
  • Integrated multi-hazard risk assessment, preparedness, early warning and response to disaster risks, including mitigating cascading risks related to biological and other natural hazards, including through the use of innovative technology tools;
  • Disaster information management and multi-hazard early warning, including for sand and dust storms.