The Third Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and the Global Reconstruction Conference were jointly held from 8 to 13 May 2011 at the International Conference Center in Geneva, Switzerland. More than 2,600 participants attended the international conference, including representatives from over 168 governments, 65 non-governmental organizations and 25 intergovernmental organizations.
100 volunteers of ICVolunteers put in thousands of hours, and their contribution was critical for the success of the event.
From 19 to 23 May 2013 will take place next Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction. Once again, it will bring together leaders from governments, international organizations, non-governmental entities, and the private sector to discuss ways in which disaster-related risk management can best be addressed.
Key outcomes to achieve during the Fourth Session include:
See about 2011 ICV Team
ICVolunteers is looking for one hundered volunteers to get involved in many aspects of the this important event, including reporting, photography, room supervision, welcoming services and translations.