Global Assessment Report for Disaster Risk Reduction 2013: The "wake-up call"
|Theme||EuropeAid - United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction|
|Speaker||1. Introduction by: Mr Jozias BLOK, Policy Officer, Disaster Risk Reduction, Unit C.2 Climate Change, Environment, Natural Resources, Water, Sector Climate Change and Green Economy, DG Development and Cooperation-EuropeAid, European Commission, 2. Mr Andrew MASKREY, Coordinator, Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction and Coordinating Lead Author, United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, Geneva|
Building on the findings of GAR09 and GAR11, the third Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR13) explores why increasing disaster risks represent a growing problem for the economic and business community at different scales.