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Sasakawa finalists ‘shape the future’ Date...three finalists of the 2015 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction have been short-listed...not just reshaping the past”. The Sasakawa jury, currently locked in deliberations...
Judges announce Sasakawa Award short-list Date:03 Mar 2015...The judges of the 2015 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction have today...Association of Jamaica. The four-strong Sasakawa Award jury used a raft of criteria to...
Model researcher wins 2015 Sasakawa Award Date:17 Mar 2015 Source...The Jury of the 2015 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction today...for all times.” The Head of the Sasakawa Award Jury Prof. Dr. Murat...
Sasakawa long list announced Date:08 Dec 2014...By Andy McElroy Geneva – The 2015 Sasakawa Award has generated a huge response with...March 2015, at which the winner of the Sasakawa Award will be announced. It is expected...
UNISDR seeks nominations for 2013 UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction Date...accepting nominations for the 2013 UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction, a prestigious...Application packet available on the 2013 UN Sasakawa Award website: http://www.unisdr...
UN Sasakawa Award short-list announced Date:06...projects each short-listed for the UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction which...Nippon Foundation Chairman, Yosei Sasakawa, will present the award at a ceremony...
Brazil and Bangladesh share UN Sasakawa Award at Global Platform Date:22 May...Brazil, today shared the biennial UN-Sasakawa Award which was presented to the laureates...chairman of the Nippon Foundation, Yohei Sasakawa. Mr. Sasakawa said that the theme of...
...Bernard town competing for 2013 UN Sasakawa award Date:26 Apr 2013 Source(s...for the prestigious 2013 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction. Rosalinda...attain safer communities. The 2013 UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction will be...
2007 UN Sasakawa Award selects two laureates Date:05...have been selected as the two 2007 Sasakawa Laureates. Professor Kawata, a prominent...over the world. Jointly receiving the Sasakawa Laureate Award is Tony Gibbs, a national...
Call for nominations: UN Sasakawa Award for disaster reduction Date...Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) 2009 Sasakawa award call for nominations now open Nominations are now open for the 2009 Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction. Nominees...
...scientist Eko Teguh Paripurno wins 2009 UN Sasakawa Award Date:16 Jun 2009 Source(s...UNISDR EUR) The 2009 laureate for the Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction is geologist...three Certificates of Merit). The UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction is together...
Finalists for the 2011 Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction showcase...organizations have been shortlisted for the Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction...campaign). Many of the nominees for the Sasakawa Award this year are working to boost resilience...
...Think big start small' - winner of UN Sasakawa award Date:18 May 2011 Source(s...Camotes Island Municipality awarded 2011 UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction The...awarded the prestigious 2011 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction in...
...International day for diaster reduction: 2010 Sasakawa award call for nominations now open...Nominations are now open for the 2010 Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction. The candidate...http://www.unisdr.org/eng/sasakawa/
Cities emerge top in UN Sasakawa Award for disaster risk reduction Date:12 May 2011 Source(s...Vancouver (Canada), were unveiled as winners of the United Nations-Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction last night at a special ceremony...
Canada: District of North Vancouver wins Sasakawa UN award Date:16 May 2011 Source(s):District of North...North Vancouver District has received the United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction. The award is given to...
...complexity of technical systems and infrastructure. Inclusiva was also a nominee for the 2015 edition of the United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction. Additional information http://www.unisdr.org/archive/45082
...Australian Red Cross has been shortlisted for the United Nations’ Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction, as a member of the Australian...Disaster Resilience and Safer Communities. This year’s UN Sasakawa Award focuses on remarkable and innovative efforts to reduce...
...accessibility partner KGS Corporation provided blind participants with a machine that displayed documents in Braille. Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman of the Nippon Foundation, a supporter of the initiative to make the Conference accessible, noted: “The Post-2015...
...Disasters; the Global DRR Focal Point for the UN Major Group for Children and Youth; and a member of the jury for the 2015 Sasakawa Award for DRR. Fellow youth coordinator Marie-Louise Schwarzenberg said the World Conference had enabled several new networks...
...Inclusive DRR for All Monthian Buntan, UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, moderated the session. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman, The Nippon Foundation, Japan, expressed hope that accomplishments at the WCDRR will help to advance disability...
...development, risk assessments, disaster management plans and other instruments. The Chairman of The Nippon Foundation, Yohei Sasakawa was also present. The Nippon Foundation is active around the world in supporting programmes for persons with disabilities...
...a number of award ceremonies, the WCDRR also recognized the achievements in DRR, documentary film and research. The 2015 Sasakawa Award for DRR went to Allan Lavell, Costa Rica, while four films on DRR won awards in various categories, and the All India...
...it is seeking nominations for the 2015 Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction, now in...application packet available on the 2015 UN Sasakawa Award website: http://www.wcdrr.org/sasakawa. Nominations are closed on 31 October...
...countries. In addition to its programs on disability around the world, the Foundation is also the main supporter of the UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction, which has been conducted by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR...
...event to mark the International Day on Disaster Risk Reduction, focusing on disability and disasters, in the presence of Yohei Sasakawa, chairman of the Nippon Foundation. The UNISDR Head also attended a Geneva Association seminar titled “Lessons learned...
...comply with our climate and DRRM laws, encourage the involvement of our people and partner with NGOs and stakeholders, as exemplified by the municipality of San Francisco in Cebu, the 2011 UN Sasakawa awardee for Disaster Risk Reduction?"
...and where they can rebuild their livelihoods as fishermen or farmers.” Under his leadership San Francisco won the UN’s Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction in 2011 for its community work based on what is known as the ‘Purok system’, an indigenous...
...including a number of persons with disabilities. After the opening by Mayor of Rikuzentakata City Mr. Futoshi Toba and Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman of the Nippon Foundation, they watched a documentary “Messages from Life – Doubled Fatality Rate on 3.11...
...remote Camotes Islands of Cebu Province, won the prestigious UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction in 2011 for its “Purok system” to...Trees Project,” which was funded by their winnings from the Sasakawa Award – to rehabilitate watershed areas and give the community...
...municipality got two international recognitions as Winner 2011 SASAKAWA Award for Disaster Reduction on May 11, 2011 and become...of the most prestigious recognition as the laureate in the SASAKAWA Award 2011 organized by United Nation defeated the Vancouver...
...remarks one of the last year's winners of the prestigious Sasakawa award for Disaster Risk Reduction who is currently in Manila...Vice Mayor of San Francisco (Camotes) in the Philippines and Sasakawa recipient, joins 40 mayors, local government leaders and...
...Climate Services; (ii) disaster trends in 2012 across Asia, the world's most disaster-prone region; (iii) 2013 UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction; (iv) Japan’s commitment to host the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction...
...Disaster Risk Reduction; (ii) Sendai City to host the World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in 2015; (iii) the UN Sasakawa Award winners; (iv) private sector pioneers; (v) the resilient future; (vi) the implementation of the Hyogo Framework...
...of over Magnitude 5 since the 1960s and established the Tehran Disaster Mitigation and Management Organization, winning the Sasakawa International Award for Disaster Reduction. Wellington (New Zealand) : Surrounded by sea and intersected by two major tectonic...
...UNISDR AM) By Humberto Jaime Panama - A senior official from the Philippines town of San Francisco, which won the 2011 Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction, has spent the last five days journeying across Central America to exchange information...
...communities have done a lot for what Sanfran had achieved for the past three years not only locally but globally as UNISDR SASAKAWA Awardee for Disaster Reduction 2011. This is Sanfran unique approach for disaster reduction. Four Local Government Unit...
...followed by the establishment of the Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA), which was granted a UN Sasakawa Award certificate of distinction in 2011. Building on the work done during the relief and recovery phase, the newsletter...
...off. He has been demonstrating the ingenious ‘Purok system’ which won worldwide attention and the 2011 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction. Four mayors from the Sri Lankan cities of Balangoda, Mannar, Tangalle and Puttalam recently...
...Philippines purposely to see empirically San Francisco as Campaign Role Model for Making Cities Resilient and as a winner of SASAKAWA Award 2011 for Disaster Reduction. Sanfran also is being showcased as one of the tourist destinations in Cebu last September...
...and academics to reduce risks in communities. The District of North Vancouver was recognised this year by receiving the UN Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction. The Government of Canada is working with partners to have more Canadian communities registered...
...floods reduced the city to disaster. In May 2010, the city government won a Certificate of Distinction from the United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction for becoming a hub of industry, education and tourism despite its hardships. Citizens are...
...risk reduction and management, with one of its municipalities, the town of San Francisco, winning the 2011 United Nations Sasakawa award for Disaster Risk Reduction. With the goal of sustainability for their farming and fishing communities, the townsfolk...
...become a model for disaster risk reduction, with one of its municipalities, the town of San Francisco, winning the 2011 UN Sasakawa award for Disaster Risk Reduction. The citizens of San Francisco were recognized by the international community for using...
...receiving the prestigious United Nations' Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction. DWF received...mountainous northern areas of Pakistan. The UN Sasakawa award for disaster reduction was established...of the Nippon Foundation, Mr Ryoichi Sasakawa. The award has three elements: the...
...Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) Indonesian scientist is 2009 Sasakawa Award Laureate A highlight of last night’s reception hosted...President Hans-Rudolf Merz – was the presentation of the Sasakawa Award to Dr Eko Teguh Paripurno, the 2009 Laureate. He received...
...campaign cities and partners to submit a nomination for the UN-Sasakawa award to highlight good practice and achievements against as...submissions already made to the secretariat can be used as UN-Sasakawa submission if the proponents want to complement with the information...
...Managing Socio-Economic Risks linked to the Changing Climate. • Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction, prize-giving ceremony. Announcement of winners for the UN-Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction, an award for innovative DRR...
...noted that ERRA has been awarded prestigious United Nations Sasakawa Award 2011 for its outstanding performance. “This award...at a cost of Rs 73 billion and the authority got the coveted Sasakawa Award of the UN. He said 92 percent projects in water and...
...with outreach to urban and rural communities: - Pilot project at the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development ( Bonn - 2009) - UNISDR 2010 "Good practice" 2003 UN Sasakawa Award : Certificate of Merit

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