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International cooperation project in risk management planning is a project developed by the Association of Municipalities of Ecuador, the Association of Municipalities of Chile, and the financial counterpart of the Chilean Cooperation Agency.
The ECOWAS Commission and the World Bank Global Facility for Disaster Risk Reduction (GFDRR) entered into a four year “Grant” Agreement (2016-2019) to support ECOWAS in the development and implementation of programmes to strengthen disaster risk reduction coordination, planning and policy advisory capacity in West Africa.
El año 2015 fue marcado por la adopción de cuatro acuerdos históricos de las Naciones unidas: el Marco de Sendái para la Reducción del Riesgo de Desastres 2015-2030, la Agenda de Acción de Addis Abeba, la Agenda 2030 para el Desarrollo Sostenible y el Acuerdo de Paris.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), traffic accidents are the leading cause of death for people who 15-35 years old, representing about 50% of deaths in developing countries. Every day, about 3,000 lives are terminated early due to traffic accidents, reaching a staggering 1.3 million lives annually.
This e-learning course is developed by the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and the UN Statistics Division (UNSD) drawing primarily on the outcomes of the consultations designed to inform the forthcoming edition of the Handbook of Statistical Organization. The course has benefitted from the expert contributions and review by Mr.
Workshops to introduce gender violence against women and the importance of generating community bonds of sorority as a mechanism against violence
The Professional Capacity-building Course on Global Migration aims to serve as a continuing education for migration practitioners interested in the comparative and pragmatic approach in studying challenges in managing migration in the context of sustainable development.
2015 was marked by the adoption of four landmark UN agreements: Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, Addis Ababa Action Agenda, 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement.
The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) was established in 1963 as an autonomous body within the United Nations with the purpose of enhancing the effectiveness of the work of the UN and its member states.
The Water School started in 2016 as a public-private alliance between the Secretariat of Water (SENAGUA), the Private Technical University of Loja (UTPL) through the Continuing Education Unit and the Department of Natural Sciences, the Fund of Water for the conservation of the Paute river basin (FONAPA), the Regional Water Fund (FORAGUA) and the International Nature & Culture Corporation (N