Epidemic & Pandemic

International Science Council
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It has become very clear over the last twelve months that international cooperation to developing countries is not keeping pace with the rise in extreme weather events and the tragic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
HLP Panel on Covid19
UNDRR chief, Mami Mizutori, this week expressed her belief that the COVID-19 Scenarios Project spearheaded by the International Science Council (ISC) “will make a major contribution to guiding governments and policymakers along an effective pathway
Crowd surgical mask to prevent COVID-19 transmission
The virus can probably never be globally eradicated, because of its presence in many animals (including cats and dogs) and because of incomplete vaccine coverage.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
European Committee of the Regions
National Disaster Management Organization (Iran, Islamic Rep of)
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific
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European Committee of the Regions
Concept Note International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

The United Nations General Assembly has designated October 13th as the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction to promote a global culture of disaster risk reduction. It is an opportunity to acknowledge the progress being made toward reducing