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Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai (Japan)
In 2005, the international community worked together to draw up the Hyogo Framework for Action for more resilient societies. Since then, there has been significant effort to move forward on the issues of risk reduction and disaster preparedness, and Groupe URD has been involved in these for a number of years. We will be taking part in the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction which is taking place in Sendai, from 14 to 18 March 2015...
Launch of the French version of the Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS)
Managing the waste of humanitarian programmes
The issue of humanitarian waste management is the subject of a new report by Groupe URD based on a case study carried out in Haiti and will also be on the agenda at the next meeting of the Humanitarian Environment Network in Paris on 13 March.
Training course: “The Participation of Crisis-affected People in Humanitarian Action”
Groupe URD is organizing a training course on “The Participation of Crisis-affected People in Humanitarian Action” from 27 to 30 April 2015 at our training centre in Plaisians (Drôme provençale in the South of France).
DIHAD 2015: the challenge of inter-cultural dialogue
Once again, Groupe URD will be taking part in the 12th DIHAD (Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition) which is being held from 24 to 26 March 2015.